# PřF:M0001 Mathematics around Us - Course Information

## M0001 Mathematics around Us

**Faculty of Science**

Spring 2022

**Extent and Intensity**- 0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).

Taught in person. **Teacher(s)**- doc. RNDr. Eduard Fuchs, CSc. (lecturer)
**Guaranteed by**- doc. RNDr. Eduard Fuchs, CSc.

Department of Mathematics and Statistics - Departments - Faculty of Science

Supplier department: Department of Mathematics and Statistics - Departments - Faculty of Science **Timetable**- Thu 10:00–11:50 A,01026
**Prerequisites**(in Czech)- Předmět nevyžaduje vysokoškolské znalosti matematiky
**Course Enrolment Limitations**- The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
**fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with**- Mathematics focused on teaching (programme PřF, B-UCM) (2)

**Course objectives**- Learning outcomes of the course are to acquaint the student with the relation of mathematics with other natural sciences, as well as with art, architecture, linguistics, etc.
**Learning outcomes**- At the end of the course students will be able

to understand and to explain actual modern methods of mathematics

in the other sciences and to apply the pieces of knowledge

in their own future school practice. **Syllabus**- Program of the lectures:
- www.math.muni.cz/fuchs/, at december 2013

**Literature**- GLEICK, James.
*Chaos :vznik nové vědy*. Translated by Jaroslav Sedlář - Renata Kamenická. [1. vyd.]. Brno: Ando Publishing, 1996. 349 s. ISBN 80-86047-04-0. info

*recommended literature*- GLEICK, James.
**Teaching methods**- Lectures completed by moderate disscussion.
**Assessment methods**- Short written report.
**Language of instruction**- Czech
**Further Comments**- Study Materials

The course is taught annually.

- Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2022, recent)
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