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Basic studies in mathematics (3 cr)

Code: AT00CH47-3005

General information


01.07.2022 - 04.09.2022


29.08.2022 - 16.12.2022

Number of ECTS credits allocated

3 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Faculty of Technology (LAB)


Lappeenranta Campus

Teaching languages

  • English

Degree programmes

  • Bachelor's Degree Programme in Industrial Information Technology


  • Tommi Veijalainen
  • Juha Hyytiäinen

Scheduling groups

  • Luennot 1 (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)



Small groups

  • Luennot 1

Learning outcomes

Student is able to
- calculate and simulate mathematical expressions
- solve geometric and trigonometric problems
- knows bacis of vectors in plane

Implementation and methods of teaching

Exam, two possibilities; intensive study session in zoom if needed.

Learning material and recommended literature

Moodle - will be informed at the beginning of the course.

Learning environment

The course consists of an exam with two trials and self-study in moodle. Course involves using Wolfram Alpha in problem solving. Possible intensive study session if needed.


- Basics of SI-system
- Percentages
- Manipulating expressions
- 1st order function, 2nd order function
- Pair of equations
- Verbal problems
- Right triangle, the law of sines and cosines
- 2D geometry
- 2D vectors

Assessment scale


Failed (0)

The student doesn't pass the exam.

Assessment criteria: level 1 (assessment scale 1–5)

The student has basic knowledge of the course topics and is able to solve simple problems.

Assessment criteria: level 3 (assessment scale 1–5)

The student understands the course topics.

Assessment criteria: level 5 (assessment scale 1–5)

The student can calculate and use simulation tools to solve mathematical tasks in engineering.