REA0012 - Preparatory Course in Mathematics for TRES


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Digital school exam
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Digital school exam 100/100 5 hours D

Course content

  • Variables
  • Algebra
  • Systems of equations
  • Inequalities
  • Graphs
  • Polynomials
  • Rational expressions
  • Limits
  • Differentiation
  • Function sketching
  • Logarithms
  • Exponential functions
  • Trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometric equations
  • Trigonometric functions
  • Vectors
  • Integration
  • Differential equations
  • Sequences and series
  • Set theory

Learning outcome

On completion of REA0012 Forkurs I matematikk for TRES og y-vei, students will possess capabilities corresponding to the mathematics taught in Forkurs for ingeniørutdanning. This is comprises the most relevant content for engineering studies of R1 and R2 from videregående skole.


  • A basic understanding of mathematics further courses can build upon.
  • A relevant familiarity with mathematical symbols and formulae.


  • Calculate well with numbers, symbols and formulae.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and exercise classes or classroom teaching

Requirements for admission to concluding examination:

  • At least 80% attendance
  • At least 80% of weekly tests completed
  • Obligatory halfway test

Compulsory assignments

  • 80% attendance (Oblig 1)
  • 80% attendance on weekly tests (Oblig 2)
  • Midterm test (Oblig 3)

Further on evaluation

Evaluation: digital school exam

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Civil Engineering (BIBYGG)
Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO)
Geomatics (BIGEOMAT)
Mechanical Engineering (BIMASKIN)
Renewable Energy (BIFOREN)

Course materials

- Oldervoll, Orskaug, Vaaje: SINUS Matematikk. Forkurs. Cappelen, ISBN 978 8202 509 057 - Kompendium

More on the course



Version: 1
Study level: Preparatory test/preparatory course


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2022

Language of instruction: -

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Mathematics
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Mathematical Sciences


Examination arrangement: Digital school exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Digital school exam 100/100 D 2022-08-05 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
M411-Eksamensrom 4.etg Mustad, Inngang A 2
M433-Eksamensrom 4.etg Mustad, Inngang A 75
Autumn UTS Digital school exam 100/100 D 2022-08-12 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
M433-Eksamensrom 4.etg Mustad, Inngang A 9
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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