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* Retrieved from Course syllabus ML0001 (Autumn 2014–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

  • Algebraic expressions
  • Linear equations
  • Completing the square
  • Quadratic equations
  • Root equations
  • Powers
  • Roots
  • Exponential equations
  • Logarithms
  • Logarithmic equations
  • Trigonometric functions
  • Basic trigonometric equations

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of the course, the participants should be able to:

  • Simplify algebraic expressions
  • Decide domains and make calculations with expression that contains exponentiations, logarithms, rational and trigonometric functions
  • Solve quadratic equations
  • Solve logarithmic and trigonometric equations

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Completed upper secondary education including documented proficiency in Swedish corresponding to Swedish B and English corresponding to English A and Mathematics 3c, Physics 2 and Chemistry 1, or the equivalent.

Recommended prerequisites

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Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F


  • RED1 - Presentation, 1,5 fup, betygsskala: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

The course can not be used in the exam

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

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Course web ML0001

Offered by

ITM/Sustainable Production Development

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Pre-university level

Add-on studies

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