NABY0001 Preparatory mathematics for Nautical Science Y-vei
Course description for academic year 2023/2024
Contents and structure
Basic arithmetic, algebra, equations and inequalities, trigonometry, geometry and functions.
They should have basic knowledge of fractions, parenthesis rules, factorization, potencies, logarithms, and how to use a formula. The students should be able to explain first and second degree equations with one or two unknown factors, simple inequalities, the definition of trigonometric functions for angles less than 180°, triangle calculations, linear functions, equations for straight lines, proportionality, inversely proportionality and quadric functions.
The students should be able to perform basic calculations using fractions, parenthesis rules, factorization and potencies. They should be able to use a formula correctly in calculations.
- General Qualifications:
The students should be able to write mathematics correctly by using mathematic symbols and names. They should have insight in basic concepts in Mathematics and be able to explain these to others. The students should have the necessary prerequisites for future studies within mathematics, physics, and nautical subjects.
Recommended previous knowledge
Lectures and workshops.
Compulsory learning activities
100 % mandatory attendance at course sections in week 32.
Duration: 2 hours
Assessment: Pass / Fail
Examination support material
Allowed calculator is: Casio fx-991EX. Teknisk formelsamling (Pedersen, Gustavsen, Kaasa og Olsen).More about examination support material