Numerical Modeling (MAF310)
The course is an introduction to numerical mathematics, with basic theory and methods for solving numerical computational problems with and without the use of computers.
Course description for study year 2022-2023
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Number of semesters
Language of instruction
The course consists of two parts: a theoretical (I) and a laboratory based (II)
Part I: Basic theory and methods for numerical problemsolving with or without a computer.
Part II: Computer lab giving an introduction to practical use of computers for scientific and technical calculations.
- Should have knowledge about fundamental algorithms and terminology within numerical mathematics
- Should be able to apply these algorithms to analyse propagation of errors and solve equations and differential equations
Required prerequisite knowledge
Written exam and 2 assignments
|Form of assessment||Weight||Duration||Marks||Aid|
|Written exam||3/4||4 Hours||Letter grades|
|2 assignments||1/4||Letter grades|
All evaluation elements must be passed in order to get a final grade in the subject.Candidates with non-passing the assignment may re-take the assignment next time the course has regular teaching.Permitted aids for exam are simple approved calculator.
Course coordinator:Eero Aleksi Kurkela
Head of Department:Bjørn Henrik Auestad
Method of work
|Numerical Modeling (MAF300_1)||5|
Bachelor level at Faculty og Science and Technology
Master level at Faculty of Science and Technology.