[ 514MAST21 ] Subject Mathematics and Statistics

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6 ECTS Accumulative subject examination B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Mathematics Elisabeth Gaar Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Bachelor's programme International Business Administration 2021W
Objectives The students have knowledge of the basic mathematical and statistical concepts that are used in business administration. They are able to describe and solve basic business administration issues in a precise way. They have extensive knowledge of linear and exponential functions. The students know how to differentiate a function and why derivatives play a role in business administration. They can deal with interest calculus and with systems of linear equations. They have profound knowledge of matrix and vector algebra and linear programming. They are familiar with the basic concepts of graph theory. They know the basics of probability theory, density functions and cumulative distribution functions. They have extensive knowledge of scale and location parameters. They can perform a regression analysis and interpret its results.
Subject The students have knowledge of first-order logic, linear functions, exponential functions, differential calculus, interest calculus, systems of linear equations, matrix and vector algebra, linear programming, basic graph theory, probability theory, probability density functions, cumulative distribution functions, scale and location parameters and regression analysis.
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