Information on individual educational components (ECTS-Course descriptions) per semester

Degree programme: Bachelor Mechatronics Part-time
Type of degree: FH Bachelor´s Degree Programme
Winter Semester 2021

Course unit title Mathematics 1 - Linear Algebra, Analysis
Course unit code 024515011101
Language of instruction Deutsch
Type of course unit (compulsory, optional) Compulsory
Semester when the course unit is delivered Winter Semester 2021
Teaching hours per week 5
Year of study 2021
Number of ECTS credits allocated First Cycle (Bachelor)
Number of ECTS credits allocated 6
Name of lecturer(s) Jullius Nde CHO, Peter REITER, Thomas STEINBERGER

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course content
  • Complex numbers
  • Differential calculus in one variable
  • Integral calculus in one variable
  • Analytic geometry in two and three variables
  • Differential calculus in more than one variables
  • Integral calculus in more than one variables
  • Linear algebra

Learning outcomes
  • Students master the computational techniques of the areas listed under course content.
  • Students understand the mathematical concepts that have been presented.
  • Students know typical engineering applications of the mathematical concepts discussed.
  • Students can apply the computational techniques they have learned   even in difficult calculations.
  • Students are able to solve complex calculations in steps and have begun to develop an intuition for promising solution methods.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lectures Individual work on exercises.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination



Recommended or required reading
  • Papula, Lothar (2011): Mathematik für Ingenieure und Naturwissenschaftler Band 1 - 3. Vieweg+Teubner.
  • Kreyszig, Erwin (2011): Advanced Engineering Mathematics. John Wiley & Sons.
  • Bronstein, Ilja N.; e.a. (2000): Taschenbuch der Mathematik. Harri Deutsch.

Mode of delivery (face-to-face, distance learning)