MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS 1
ACADEMIC YEAR: 2016/2017
YEAR OF STUDY: 1
SEMESTER: First semester
NUMBER OF CREDITS: 6
CONTACT HOURS: 60
INDIVIDUAL WORK HOURS: 90
The course will introduce the basic concepts of Mathematical Analysis. Besides providing computing tools, classes will be aimed at stimulating a deeper understanding of the ideas and methods of mathematical thinking.
Basic pre-university mathematics
The course will introduce the basic concepts of Mathematica Analysis and will cover the following topics:
-Review of some basic notions of pre-university mathematics
-Limits of functions and connections with the notion of Continuity
-Derivatives and applications to the study of the qualitative behavior of functions
1) E. Acerbi, G. Buttazzo: "Matematica preuniversitaria di base". Pitagora Editrice, Bologna.
2) E. Acerbi, G. Buttazzo: "Analisi Matematica ABC". Pitagora Editrice, Bologna.
3) A. Guerraggio: "Matematica per le Scienze". Editor: Pearson
Lectures at the blackboard and homework assignments aiming at stimulating "active" learning of the concepts taught in class.
Written and oral examination