Workload:
270 h
Module Number INFM2010 
Module Title Mathematics for Computer Science 3: Advanced Topics 
Type of Module Compulsory 

ECTS  9  
Work load  Contact time  Self study 
Workload:
270 h Class time:
90 h / 6 SWS Self study:
180 h 

Duration  1 Semester  
Frequency  In the winter semester  
Language of instruction  German  
Type of Exam  Written Test 

Lecture type(s)  Lecture, Tutorial  
Content  Topics include multidimensional analysis, Fourier series, optimization (extreme value problems under constraints, Lagrange multipliers, algorithms in discrete and continuous optimization), topics from discrete mathematics such as number theory with applications in cryptology. 

Objectives  Students gain knowledge in multidimensional analysis, number theory and their application in cryptology and optimization. After this module, they are able to establish relationships between different mathematical subfields and to name their significance for computer science. 

Allocation of credits / grading 
Type of Class
Status
SWS
Credits
Type of Exam
Exam duration
Evaluation
Calculation
of Module (%)
Lecture
V
o
4
6.0
wt
120
g
100
Tutorial
Ü
o
2
3.0


Prerequisite for participation 
INFM1010 Mathematics for Computer Science 1: Analysis, INFM1020 Mathematics for Computer Science 2: Linear Algebra 

Lecturer / Other  Dorn, Levina  
Literature   

Last offered  Wintersemester 2022  
Planned for  Wintersemester 2024  
Assigned Study Areas  BIOINFM, INFM, MDZINFM2510, MEINFM 