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2MAT101 Mathematics I

Learning outcomes

By completing the course, the student will have achieved the following learning outcomes:


The student  

  • has knowledge of algebra, functions and calculus/analysis 


The student  

  • is able to solve exercises in functions, analysis and calculus 

General competence 

The student 

  • is able to apply basic mathematical methods to simple problems associated with technology, games and visualisation  
  • has an understanding of the significance of the course in natural science and technology 

Course content

Central topics: 

  • functions of a variable  
  • functions of several variables  
  • continuity  
  • derivation  
  • integral calculus
  • series
  • vectors in 2D and 3D
  • trigonometry
  • trigonometric functions
  • basic mechanics
  • complex numbers

Teaching and working methods

Lectures and mathematics exercises. 

Coursework requirements

  • 3–5 individual assignments 
  • attendance at lectures in accordance with the teaching plan  
  • attendance at laboratory teaching in accordance with the teaching plan 


  • 4-hour individual written examination 

Alphabetical grades are used, on a scale from A to F, with E as the lowest passing grade. 

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