[ 514MASTMATK21 ] KS Mathematics

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3 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Mathematics Elisabeth Gaar 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme International Business Administration 2021W
Objectives The students have knowledge of the basic mathematical 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.
Subject Clarification of the following basic terms will be covered:

  • first-order logic
  • linear and exponential functions
  • differential calculus
  • interest calculus
  • systems of linear equations
  • matrix and vector algebra
  • linear programming
  • basic graph theory
Criteria for evaluation The students have to hand in homeworks during the semester and there is a written final exam at the end of the term.
Methods Lectures and exercises, evaluation of homework assignments
Study material Basic concepts mathematics book
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 100
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority