Maple Exercises for Lehramt Students


Organizatorial Information

In these exercises, we work with the computer algebra system Maple. You can use computers equipped with Maple in room 003 in Pontdriesch 14–16 and in room 242 in the university main building. You can use them during any of the dates of this course and the Practical Exercises II. You can find additional information about these computers on

On the dates mentioned below, assistants will be present and answer questions about the work sheets and the Maple software. Please make use of this.

Furthermore, you can use the computers remotely via X2Go. You can also obtain Maple for your own computer.


You have to register via RWTHonline for this course and will be assigned a group. You are obliged to be present in this group, as the tests of your understanding will take place there (see below). It is recommend to be present at other dates as well in order to do the exercises and ask questions.


Starting in the second week, there will be a test each week. You will be asked questions on the topic of the current work sheet. You have to have completed the exercises until this test. In order to pass, you have to pass all the tests. However, you can repeat up to three non-passed tests on a separate date during the lecture-free period. If you fail four tests or fail a test during your second try, you do not pass the course.



  • Monday 10:30am to 12 noon
  • Wednesday 8:30am to 10am
  • Wednesday 6:30pm to 8pm
  • Thursday 10:30am to 12 noon
  • Friday 8:30am to 10am