TR100310 - Mathematics 1N


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters
Term:  Autumn

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Written examination 100/100 3 hours C

Course content

Calculations: order of operations, fractions, exponents, radicals, negative numbers, parentheses.

Algebra: Square of sums and differences, factorization, rational expressions, cancellation, equations, inequalities

Functions: Definition of a function, quadratic functions, zeros, factorization

Trigonometry: Trigonometric functions, angles, length of an arc of a circle, circular sector, law of sines, law of cosines, sum and difference of angles, double angles

Learning outcome

Learning outcomes - Knowledge:
Have good knowledge about the topics specified under the heading "Academic content".

Learning outcomes - Skills:
Know and use the order of operations for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and exponents
Manipulate fractions, cancellation and equivalent fractions
Calculate with exponents and radicals
Use squares of sums and differences for factorization and completing the square
Use linear and quadratic function and find the zeros of such functions
Solve equations involving rational expressions
Know the definitions of the sine, cosine and tangent in a right-angled triangle
Calculate the length of an arc and a circular sector
Calculate with triangles using the law of sines and law of cosines
Use the formulas for sum and difference of angles and the double angle formulas

Learning outcomes - Expertise:
Be able to use mathematical methods witnin other subjects in nautical education
Have a mathematical foundation for further studies and lifelong learning in nautical courses

Learning methods and activities

Pedagogical methods:
Lectures with problem solvings

Compulsory requirements:
Compulsory exercises must be approved to get admission to the exam

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignment

Further on evaluation

3 hours indiviual written examination

Specific conditions

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

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Nautical Studies (353MN)
Nautical Studies (353YV)

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  5.0 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of ICT and Natural Sciences


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 C 2020-09-08 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
G326 Gnisten/Fagskolen 38

Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn UTS Home examination (1) 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
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