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MATEA44 Complex Numbers 2 ECTS

Learning outcomes

To learn the concept of a complex number, to gain basic skills in calculating with complex numbers.


Definition of complex numbers, basic properties, rules of calculation, polar form, de Moivre's formula, roots of unity.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 6 h 0 h
Independent work 0 h 10 h
Exercises 4 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study



Recommended year of study

1. year spring

Study materials

The course is based on the lectures given in Finnish. The following book, for example, can be used as an auxiliary reference:

Jaisingh, L. R., Ayres, R., Schaum's outline of abstract algebra.

This book is available in electronic form (Ebrary) through the Nelli portal.

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