autumn 2024
MAT-3801 Numerical Methods - 5 ECTS

Type of course

The course can taken as a single course.

Admission requirements

An undergraduate Bachelor Engineering program with minimum 25 credits mathematics, 5 credits statistics, 7,5 credits physics

Application code: 9371

Course overlap

If you pass the examination in this course, you will get an reduction in credits (as stated below), if you previously have passed the following courses:

SMN6191 Numerical Methods 5 ects

Course content

Linear equations and nonlinear equations (Newton-Raphson included). Curve fitting and interpolation. Solution methods for differential equations (Runge-Kutta included). Other numerical solution methods. Detailed information is available at course start.

Objectives of the course

Theoretical knowledges and practical experience in basic numerical methods.

Language of instruction and examination


Teaching methods

Lectures and workshop sessions.

Information to incoming exchange students

This course is open for inbound exchange student who meets the admission requirements. Please see the Admission requirements" section".

Master Level

Do you have questions about this module? Please check the following website to contact the course coordinator for exchange students at the faculty:



Examination: Date: Duration: Grade scale:
Off campus exam 07.10.2024 09:00 (Hand out)
07.10.2024 12:00 (Hand in)
3 Hours A–E, fail F
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Re-sit examination

There will be arranged a re-sit exam in this course.
  • About the course
  • Campus: Narvik |
  • ECTS: 5
  • Course code: MAT-3801
  • Earlier years and semesters for this topic