Mathematics for computer science
- REA1101 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

The student shall aquire understanding and ability to apply knowledge in some basic subjects in mathematics, relevant to information science.


Polynomial functions, rational functions, logarithms and exponentials.
Limits, continuity, differentiation, integration.
Vectors in dimension 2 and 3, components, scalar product, vector product.
Set theory: Basics, relations, relation algebra
Linear algebra: Matrices and linear transformations.
Graphs, trees and transport networks.

Teaching Methods


Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 4 hours

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

Coursework Requirements

At least 4 approved exercises.

Teaching Materials

Oldervoll, T.,Orskaug, O. og Vaaje, A.(2203) Sinus matematikk forkus. Cappelen ISBN 82-02-21920-5
Engenes, H.(2005). Grafer, trær og nettverk. Kompendium
Sivertsen, Bert: Determinanter og matriser, Universitetsforlaget ISBN 82-00-26908-6