[ TM1WIVOTHSW ] VL Thinking, Speaking, Writing

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B3 - Bachelor's programme 3. year Mathematics Carsten Schneider 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Technical Mathematics 2023W
Objectives This lectures focuses on the art of problem solving. Special focus is put on concrete problems and on how they can be attacked by mathematical concepts using algorithmic tools. Besides being trained in this regard, the participants receive advice about how to give attractive talks and how to write comprehensible articles.
Subject The techniques of thinking, speaking and writing are discussed by a variety of suitable topics from mathematics, in particular computer algebra, and more generally in symbolic computation.
Criteria for evaluation The participants will carry out concrete tasks to elaborate on a mathematical problem, to present it accordingly and to summarize it with a short written note.
Language English
Study material Based on the concrete problems to be discussed.
Changing subject? Yes
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment