Course Unit


Workshop on Problem solving

  • Unit Coordinator: Thomas Zürcher
  • Programme: Double Degrees
  • ECTS Credits: 2
  • Semester: 1
  • Year: 2
  • Campus: University of Silesia in Katowice
  • Language: English
  • Aims:

    The main aim of the module Problem Workshops is to acquaint students with chosen branches of mathematics with applications to knowledge domains such as: economics, biology, physics, chemistry, and computer science.

    Additional aims are: training analytical skills (for example, constructing mathematical models of chosen problems from applied sciences), training methodological skills (for example, use of available technology to prepare a project or analysis), training cognitive skills (for example, an analysis of data or source content given in a form of articles or manuals, also in a foreign language) and training skills of team-work (for example, work in small groups during and outside the workshop).


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