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Nautical Studies

Mathematics for engineers 1


  1. Sets and numbers: basic notions, real and complex numbers.
  2. Functions: elementary functions, limits, continuity.
  3. Derivative: rules for differentiation, linear approximation, l’Hopital’s rule, Taylor’s formula, analysis of functions.
  4. Integral: elementary properties of integrals, change of variable formula, integration by parts, improper integrals, applications.

Goals and competencies

On successful completion of this module students will be able of abstract thinking. Moreover, they will get mathematical fundamentals for other professional courses.

Basic literature

  1. A. Turnšek, Tehniška matematika, Fakulteta za strojništvo, Ljubljana, 2007.
  2. E. Kreyszig, Advanced engineering mathematics, John Wiley&Sons, Inc., 1993.
  3. P. Mizori-Oblak, Matematika za študente tehnike in naravoslovja, I. del, Fakulteta za strojništvo, 2001.