Study programme 2020-2021Français
Elementary Mathematics
Programme component of Bachelor's in Mathematics à la Faculty of Science

Students are asked to consult the ECTS course descriptions for each learning activity (AA) to know what assessment methods are planned for the end of Q1

CodeTypeHead of UE Department’s
contact details
Teacher(s)
US-B1-SCMATH-001-MCompulsory UEBRIDOUX Stéphanie
  • BRIDOUX Stéphanie
  • BRIHAYE Thomas
  • TROESTLER Christophe

Language
of instruction
Language
of assessment
HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) CreditsWeighting Term
  • Français
Français08200055.001st term

AA CodeTeaching Activity (AA) HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term Weighting
S-MATH-701In-depth exercises and methodology016000Q1
S-MATH-702Elementary Mathematics - Continuous Assessment016000Q1
S-MATH-718logic024000Q1
S-MATH-719Plan and space geometry016000Q1
S-MATH-721Inequality010000Q1
Programme component

Objectives of Programme's Learning Outcomes

  • Understand "elementary" mathematics profoundly
    • Understand and use the naive set theory
    • Manipulate previously acquired knowledge that appears in a question
    • Give examples and counterexamples for definitions, properties, theorems, etc.
  • Understand and produce strict mathematical reasoning
    • Write clearly and concisely
    • Use mathematical vocabulary and formalism appropriately
    • Make sense of formal expressions
    • Rely on a picture to illustrate a concept, rationale, etc.
  • Solve new problems
    • Abstract and manipulate theories and use these to solve problems
    • Adapt an argument to a similar situation
    • Use knowledge from different fields to address issues

Learning Outcomes of UE

At the end of the instruction, the students will be able to master high school mathematics needed for the courses in the first year 
of bachelor in sciences (mathematics, physics and computer science).
AIMS : to fix high school basic notions of mathematics. 
To allow a better transition (from the mathematical viewpoint) between high school and university levels. 

Content of UE

Vectors, lines, planes, matrices, determinants.
Propositional and first order logic (truth table, quantifications, techniques of proofs). 
Inequalities.

Prior Experience

Sans objet

Type of Assessment for UE in Q1

  • Written examination
  • Graded tests

Q1 UE Assessment Comments

The Elementaty mathematics course consists of several AA. The evaluation is composed of a single note: maximum(20% Quoted exercices (weekly tests) + 80% examination in the end of october; january examination) Quoted exercices and examination will assess all the contents of the course.

Type of Assessment for UE in Q3

  • Written examination

Q3 UE Assessment Comments

The note replaces the previous note.

Type of Resit Assessment for UE in Q1 (BAB1)

  • Written examination

Q1 UE Resit Assessment Comments (BAB1)

maximum(20% Quoted exercices (weekly tests) + 80% examination in the end of october; january examination; resit Q1)

Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

AAType of Teaching Activity/Activities
S-MATH-701
  • Exercices dirigés
S-MATH-702
  • Travaux pratiques
S-MATH-718
  • Exercices dirigés
S-MATH-719
  • Exercices dirigés
S-MATH-721
  • Exercices dirigés

Mode of delivery

AAMode of delivery
S-MATH-701
  • Face to face
S-MATH-702
  • Face to face
S-MATH-718
  • Face to face
S-MATH-719
  • Face to face
S-MATH-721
  • Face to face

Required Reading

AA
S-MATH-701
S-MATH-702
S-MATH-718
S-MATH-719
S-MATH-721

Required Learning Resources/Tools

AARequired Learning Resources/Tools
S-MATH-701Not applicable
S-MATH-702Not applicable
S-MATH-718Not applicable
S-MATH-719Not applicable
S-MATH-721See https://math.umons.ac.be/anum/fr/enseignement/mathelem/

Recommended Reading

AA
S-MATH-701
S-MATH-702
S-MATH-718
S-MATH-719
S-MATH-721

Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

AARecommended Learning Resources/Tools
S-MATH-701Sans objet
S-MATH-702Not applicable
S-MATH-718Not applicable
S-MATH-719Not applicable
S-MATH-721Not applicable

Other Recommended Reading

AAOther Recommended Reading
S-MATH-701Not applicable
S-MATH-702Not applicable
S-MATH-718Not applicable
S-MATH-719Not applicable
S-MATH-721Not applicable
(*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
Date de génération : 24/10/2020
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