    Course module   NWIBP024C  Category   01 (Introduction)  Language of instruction   English  Offered by   Radboud University; Faculty of Science; BioWetenschappen;  Lecturer(s)     Academic year   2020   Period   KW4  (05/04/2021 to 31/08/2021) 
 Starting block   KW4  
 Course mode   fulltime  
 Remarks   Students who want to follow this course as part of a premaster or minor, contact the premaster/minor student advisor  Registration using OSIRIS   Yes  Course open to students from other faculties   No  Preregistration   No  Waiting list   No  Placement procedure    
     
The goal of this course is to familiarize the student with the main mathematical methods and tools as used in biology, commonly known as 'Calculus'.
At the end of the course the student can
 understand texts that include basic mathematical equations such as comonly used in the scientific biological literature
 apply mathematical concepts and methods to common problems in biology
 solve basic mathematical problems
 report on how the solution of the aforementioned basic mathematical problems were derived, i.e. correctly formulate mathematical solutions

   At the start of the course, you are expected to be at the level of 'VWO Mathematics B' of the Dutch secondary school system. You will do a pretest before the start of the course to see if this is the case, and if not extra study material will be provided. 
  


   Recommended materialsLaptopWe will work in a digital learning environment (SOWISO), students need web access. 


Instructional modesTestsDigital ExamTest weight   1 
Test type   Exam 
Opportunities   Block KW4, Block KW4 


  
 
 