Mathematics I

Information and Communication Technologies
4.5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 TP

Lecturer
- Maria Isabel Vaz Pitacas

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
Students should become familiar with Logic, Set Theory, Binary Relations, Matrices and Determinants (for linear equations systems) applied to analytic geometry and structure and develop logical, accurate reasoning to achieve clear thought and language.

Program
1.Introduction to Logic.
2.Set theory - concepts.
3.Binary relations.
4.Matrices.
5.Determinants.
6.Matrices, Analytical Geometry and Determinants.

Evaluation Methodology
2 mid-term tests(F1,F2)marked 0/20 and 2 tests (T1 and T2)marked 0/20 or 2 mid-term tests(F1,F2)marked 0/20. Final mark= 0.8x [(F1 + F2) / 2] +0.2 x [(T1 + T2)/ 2] or(F1+F2)/2. And/or examination

Bibliography

Method of interaction
Lectures with the aid of media resources. Worksheets and laboratory practice as needed.

Software used in class