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MATHEMATICS (SURNAMES L-Z)

Enrollment year

2021/2022

Academic year

2021/2022

Regulations

DM270

Academic discipline

MAT/08 ()

Department

DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY "LAZZARO SPALLANZANI"

Course

BIOTECHNOLOGY

Curriculum

PERCORSO COMUNE

Year of study

1°

Period

ECTS

6

Lesson hours

48 lesson hours

Language

Italian

Activity type

Teacher

SEGATTI ANTONIO GIOVANNI - 6 ECTS

Prerequisites

Learning outcomes

Course contents

After introducing the basic concepts of set theory and the numerical sets of natural, integer, rational, real and complex numbers, the fundamental topics in Mathematical Analysis will be introduced: concept of function, properties of functions of one real variable, limits of real functions, continuous functions, differentiation,

graphical representation of functions, integration, exponential and logarithmic functions, logarithmic scale representation.

Simple models of biological and chemical phenomena governed by first order ordinary differential equations will be also studied.

graphical representation of functions, integration, exponential and logarithmic functions, logarithmic scale representation.

Simple models of biological and chemical phenomena governed by first order ordinary differential equations will be also studied.

Teaching methods

Lectures and sessions of practical exercises aimed at applying in concrete examples the theoretical concepts presented during the lectures.

Reccomended or required readings

Marco Abate

"Matematica e Statistica, le basi per le scienze della vita."

McGraw-Hill.

"Matematica e Statistica, le basi per le scienze della vita."

McGraw-Hill.

Assessment methods

There will be a written examination, where the student will be asked to solve some problems on the specific topics treated during the course. If the student is positively evaluated in the written examination, an additional oral colloquium at discretion of the committee can be considered

Note that the final grade of ``Calculus and Statistics'' course will be the mean of the grades of the two parts. In order to be admitted to the examination on the Statistics’ part, it is mandatory that the student has successfully passed the exam of the “Calculus” part

Note that the final grade of ``Calculus and Statistics'' course will be the mean of the grades of the two parts. In order to be admitted to the examination on the Statistics’ part, it is mandatory that the student has successfully passed the exam of the “Calculus” part

Further information