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Course MAT-02-11a-K-1

Mathematics for Socioinformatics: Linear Algebra (2V+2U, 4.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes (V/U) 4.0 CP 64 h
2 V Lecture 28 h
2 U Exercise class (in small groups) 28 h
(2V+2U) 4.0 CP 56 h 64 h


CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
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


The lecture is part of the course [MAT-02-11-K-1] and usually covers the lecture weeks 1-3 and 10-14, supplemented by a dedicated exercise programme (small group exercises) for students of socioinformatics.

Possible Study achievement

  • Verification of study performance: proof of successful participation in the exercise classes (ungraded)
  • Examination number (Study achievement): 81044 ("Mathematics for Sozioinformatics: Linear Algebra")
  • Details of the examination (type, duration, criteria) will be announced at the beginning of the course.


  • propositions, sets, methods of proof, mappings, semi-orderings and equivalence relations,
  • integers, division with remainder, greatest common divisor and Euclidean algorithm, Chinese remainder theorem over ℤ,
  • vector spaces, Gaussian algorithm, bases and dimension, vector space homomorphisms, solving linear systems of equations, representing matrix of a homomorphism
  • determinants, eigenvectors.


  • G. Fischer: Lineare Algebra,
  • S. Bosch: Lineare Algebra,
  • K. Jänich: Linear Algebra,
  • B. Kreußler, G. Pfister: Mathematik für Informatiker: Algebra, Analysis, Diskrete Strukturen.


Further literature will be announced in the lecture; Exercise material is provided.


Registration for the exercise classes via the online administration system URM (

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [MAT-02-11a-K-1]

Module Name Context
[MAT-02-90-M-1] Mathematics for Socioinformatics: Linear Algebra and Analysis P: Obligatory 2V+2U, 4.0 LP