Linear Algebra


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

  • Use of derived functions
  • Integrals and integration techniques
  • Indefinite, definite and improper integrals
  • Use of definite integrals
  • Polar coordinates and parametric equations
  • Function series
  • Ordinary 1st and 2nd order differential equations
  • Partial differential equations
  • Linear algebra and analytical geometry
  • Vectors and vector spaces
  • Determinant and linear systems
  • Matrices, determinants and linear equation systems

Learning objectives


Students who have passed the module should be able to

  • Understand differentiation and integration of simple mathematical functions
  • Understand and interpret simple mathematical problems including solutions to differential equations
  • Understand simple problems in linear algebra


  • Calculate differentials and integrals of simple functions
  • Solve ordinary 1st and 2nd order differential equations
  • Solve systems of algebraic equations

Type of instruction

Lectures and exercises

Extent and expected workload

150 hours



Name of examLinear Algebra
Type of exam
Written exam
4 hours
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Joint Programme Regulations

Facts about the module

Danish titleLineær algebra
Module codeK-BBT-B1-19
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Environmental Engineering
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science