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Prep Course Mathematics

The aim of this preparatory mathematics course is to help first semester students at TUHH with their studies by reviewing and practicing basic mathematical concepts. This course is for ES, CS and DS students, as well as anyone else who would like to brush up on his or her knowledge of mathematics. It is held as an English alternative to the German "Vorkurs Mathematik". The course consists of lectures in the morning and exercises in the afternoon to practice the covered material.

Wednesday, 05.10.2022, - Thursday, 13.10.2022
K 0506
Lecture: 9:00-12:30
Exercise: 13:45-15:45
There is no registration required.
Teaching material:
Stud.IP course "Lecture: Prep Course Mathematics" (You can log in with your TUHH account.)

Important: Please take the preparatory MINTFIT Math test by 29.09.2022, with which you can assess your mathematical abilities. At the same time, your results aid us in tailoring the Prep Course to your needs. The results are evaluated by us in anonymous form, participation is also possible without registration. You can access the MINTFIT Math test with the following link: The MINTFIT Math test consists of 2 separate parts Basic Skills I and Basic Skills II, each of them takes about 45 minutes.

The Prep Course Mathematics will cover the following topics:

Due to the current situation, we cannot guarantee that there will not be a couple of changes during the course. Please keep yourself updated via Stud.IP and via the webpage of the Computer Center (RZ).


Dr. Sonja Otten
TUHH, Institute of Mathematics