105.679 Programming with MATLAB
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, VU, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • design, debug and test programs in the MATLAB language
  • solve easy to moderately difficult problems in statistics and applied mathematics using MATLAB

Subject of course

MATLAB syntax (command- and object-oriented), graphical representations, problems in linear algebra, optimization and statistics, solution of ordinary differential equations by functions in the various toolboxes.

Teaching methods

Learning of language and tool boxes by means of example programs, development of programs for solving problems posed in weekly assignment.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Please register only if you are seriously committed to attend the entire course! You will need a laptop with a MATLAB installation already in the first unit, see http://www.sss.tuwien.ac.at/sss/mla/. 



Course dates

Thu16:00 - 17:3005.03.2020 - 12.03.2020Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A Programmieren mit MATLAB
Fri16:00 - 17:3006.03.2020 - 13.03.2020Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A Parallel course
Programming with MATLAB - Single appointments
Thu05.03.202016:00 - 17:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A Programmieren mit MATLAB
Fri06.03.202016:00 - 17:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A Parallel course
Thu12.03.202016:00 - 17:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A Programmieren mit MATLAB
Fri13.03.202016:00 - 17:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A Parallel course

Examination modalities

Active participation in the course. Every week a program that solves a specific problem has to be developed, tested and delivered. Studemnts are expected to work in groups of two.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
18.02.2020 12:00 28.02.2020 12:00 02.03.2020 13:00

Registration modalities

Please register via TISS. In the Thursday course 13 places are reserved for external students, the remaining 19 places are free for TU students. This course is held in English. All further registrations will be assigned to the parallel course on Friday, held in German.

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Alle Teilnehmer19.03.2020 00:00
Group 101.03.2020 09:0002.03.2020 09:00
Group 201.03.2020 09:0002.03.2020 09:00
Warteliste01.03.2020 09:0001.03.2020 18:00



Otto and Denier, An Introduction to Programming and Numerical Methods in MATLAB

Brian Hahn, Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists

Stormy Attaway, Matlab: A Practical Introduction to Programming and Problem Solving


Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge of higher mathematics (functions, linear algebra, ordinary differential equations)


  • Attendance Required!


if required in English