Training seminar for mathematical researchers

lmat2160  2022-2023  Louvain-la-Neuve

Training seminar for mathematical researchers
5.00 credits
15.0 h
Depending on the mutual interests of the professors and the students, determination and resolution of mathematical problems arising in various contexts, typically from non-mathematical origin (e.g. games, science and technology, economics, society, medias, arts).
Teaching methods
The students determine the mathematical problems, perform  documental research and develop strategies to solve them. Their work is presented in written, oral and/or audio-visual form, under the guidance of the professors and the feedback from their peers.
Evaluation methods
The assessment is based on:
  • the active participation to the course sessions;
  • the quality of the content of the final output, on the basis of the pre-defined objectives and of the intermediate evaluations performed during the elaboration phase.
Attending the course sessions is mandatory.
The grade obtained during the semester is final, and fixed for all subsequent exam sessions of the academic year.
The attendance in class is required. The teachers can, by virtue of the article 72 of the General Regulations of studies and exams, propose to the board of examiners to reject the registration of a student to an exam session if he/she has not attended 80% of the classes.
Online resources
Detailed instructions are posted on Moodle.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [60] in Physics

Master [120] in Mathematics

Master [120] in Physics