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Course MAT-00-31-K-1

Mathematics I (for Students of Chemistry) (3V+1U, 5.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes (V/U) 5.0 CP 94 h
3 V Lecture 42 h
1 U Exercise class (in small groups) 14 h
(3V+1U) 5.0 CP 56 h 94 h


CP, Effort 5.0 CP = 150 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe/SuSe
Level [1] Bachelor (General)
Language [DE] German
+ further Lecturers of the department Mathematics
Area of study [MAT-Service] Mathematics for other Departments
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Fundamentals of Mathematics with direct relation to chemistry:
  • complex numbers,
  • vectors,
  • vector functions,
  • functions of several variables,
  • partial derivatives,
  • the total derivative,
  • maxima and minima for functions of several variables,
  • the Riemann Integral,
  • the indefinite integral,
  • vector fields,
  • curve integral,
  • matrices,
  • determinants.


  • G. Brunner, R. Brück: Mathematik für Chemiker,
  • A. Jüngel, H.G. Zachmann: Mathematik für Chemiker,
  • T. Rießinger: Mathematik für Ingenieure.


Further learning materials will be announced in the lecture.

To refresh the knowledge of school mathematics, it is recommended to attend the mathematics preparatory course (Vorkurs, in German language) before starting with this course.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [MAT-00-31-K-1]

Module Name Context
[MAT-00-31-M-1] Mathematics I (for Students of Chemistry) P: Obligatory 3V+1U, 5.0 LP