Mathematical Models in Biology
This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of SS 2019
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|SS 2021||SS 2020||SS 2019||SS 2012||WS 2011/2|
MA3601 is a semester module in English language at Master’s level which is offered in winter semester.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Catalogue of non-physics elective courses
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|270 h||90 h||9 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
Bachelor 2019: MA0001 Analysis 1, MA0002 Analysis 2, MA0004 Linear Algebra 1, MA0005 Linear Algebra 2 and Discrete Structures, MA0009 Introduction to Probability Theory and Statistics
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VO||4||Mathematical Models in Biology 1||
Responsible/Coordination: Stocker, P.
Wed, 08:30–10:00, MI 00.07.014
Thu, 08:30–10:00, MI HS2
|TT||2||Exercises for Mathematical Models in Biology 1||Müller, J. Stocker, P.||dates in groups||
Learning and Teaching Methods
Mathematical Biology: I. An Introduction, 2002;
Mathematical Biology: II. Spatial Models and Biomedical Applications, 2003;
P. Jagers: Branching Processes With Biological Applications. Wiley, London 1975
Description of exams and course work
The exam may be repeated at the end of the semester.