Course: Working with Mathematic Software

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Course title Working with Mathematic Software
Course code KMT/PMS
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Hora Jaroslav, Doc. RNDr. CSc.
  • Kohout Václav, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Content: more on Courseware - Mathematica ? introduction, - Mathematica ? algebraic expressions, constants and variables, - Mathematica ? linear algebra, - Mathematica ? 2D and 3D graphs, - Mathematica ? differential calculus, - Mathematica ? programming, - Mathematica ? context, modules and packages.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture with practical applications, Individual study, Lecture, Practicum
  • Preparation for formative assessments (2-20) - 40 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 39 hours per semester
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 40 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
The knowledge of mathematics at the level of the output objects KMA/MA1 and KMT / LA (basic calculus and linear algebra). There are not prerequisite courses.
learning outcomes
Learning outcomes and gained competencies: Student - is acquainted with Mathematica interface, - distinguishes among various types of data and variables, - is able to work with expressions and use them in solving problems of linear algebra and mathematical analysis, - knows how to create and change graphic primitives and 2D and 3D graphs in the software, - handles calculator commands, - distinguishes context concepts in program document, - can create block, modules and new functions, - knows how to write his/her own program, save it and use program packages.
teaching methods
Lecture
Practicum
Individual study
Lecture with practical applications
assessment methods
Test
Seminar work
Individual presentation at a seminar
Recommended literature
  • Kutzler B.,Kokol-Voljc V. Derive 6 -Pokročilá matematika pro vaše Pc. České Budějovice, Johanus, 2003.
  • Wellin, Paul R.; Gaylord, Richard J.; Kamin, Samuel N. An introduction to programming with Mathematica. 3rd ed. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005. ISBN 0-521-84678-1.
  • Wolfram S. Mathematica Book, Versen 5.1.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (16) Biology courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (16) Physics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (13) Mathematics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (17) Chemistry courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (15) Mathematics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (16) Chemistry courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (17) Physics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (17) Mathematics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (16) Informatics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (14) Mathematics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (17) Informatics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (1) Mathematics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (16) Mathematics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (17) Biology courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (17) Physical education and sport 2 Summer