Mathematics for E&BE

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2018/19
Vakcode EBP817B05
Vaknaam Mathematics for E&BE
Niveau(s) propedeuse
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Mathematics for E&BE
Leerdoelen 1. Write logical mathematical argumentation.
2. Use key concepts and techniques from algebra.
3. Analyze properties of functions of one variable.
4. Solve optimization problems for functions of one variable.
5. Differentiate functions of one and two variables.
6. Apply basic mathematical tools to simple economic problems.
7. Work solution focused in a team.
Omschrijving The course starts with repeating all kinds of skills from algebra. Subsequently, functions of one variable and their properties are treated. Differentiation and its applications, optimization of functions of one variable.
Uren per week 6
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges, practica, zelfstudie
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen
(There are two written exams with open questions: a midterm exam and a final exam. The students also have to solve exercises from homework every week (in groups of 2-3 students). Every homework (one per week) will be graded pass/fail.)
Vaksoort propedeuse
Coördinator dr. O.V. Iftime
Docent(en) prof. dr. E.O. de Brock ,drs. A. Geerdink ,dr. O.V. Iftime , Y. Peng, MSc. , O. Rétallér
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Essential Mathematics for Economic Analysis, 5th edition.
ISBN-13: 978-1292074610
ISBN-10: 1292074612
Knut Sydsaeter, Peter Hammond, Arne Strom and Andrés Carvajal €  84,00
Entreevoorwaarden Admittance to the BSc E&BE. Depending on e.g. capacity, other students may be allowed to participate in some or all course activities. (To be decided by the Programme Director)
Opmerkingen Dr. O.V. (Orest) Iftime, email:
Phone nr.: +31 50 36 33485
Secretariat EE&F: Martine Koolman, phone: +31 50 36 37018, e-mail:, 5411.0734
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  (basisprogramma BSc E&BE) 1 semester I a verplicht