Description of Individual Course Units
 Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Unit Year of Study Semester Number of ECTS Credits 1302001071994 MATHEMATICS-I Compulsory 1 1 5
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to introduce the basic mathematical tools used in business/economics field to the students, to help to understand various models easily and contribute to their ability to do business/economics applications.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Lect.fadime dal
Learning Outcomes
 1 To be able to compose functions utilitizing from certain economic variables 2 To be able to constitute systems of equation (economic model) by means of these funtions 3 To be able to use mathematical tools such as derivative and limit 4 To be able to interpret and analyse economic optimisation processes 5 To be able to plot the graph of its derivative function using a function’s graph 6 To be able to plot the graph of all sort of functions.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Algebra, Equations, Induction, Functions with One Variable, General Properties of Functions and Graphs, Limit and Continuity, Simple Rules of Deriving, Exponential and Logaritmic Functions, Optimization, Plot the Graphs of Functions, Economic Applications
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 1 Introducing the Course and Objectives, Discussion About the Function of Mathematics (An Example) Ders notları 2 Algebra: Numbers, Inequalities and Absolute Value Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 1) 3 Equations: Linear and Nonlinear Equations, Parametric Equations, Economic Equilibrium, Partial Market Equilibrium Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 2-3) ve Chiang (Bölüm 2) 4 Functions with One Variable: Polynomial, Exponential, Logaritmic and Trigonometric functions, Power and Absolute Value Functions. Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 4-5) 5 Functions with One Variable: Polynomial, Exponential, Logaritmic and Trigonometric functions, Power and Absolute Value Functions Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 4-5) 6 General Properties of Functions and Graphs Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 4-5) 7 Comparative Statistics and Derivative: Slope, Increasing and Decreasing Functions, Limit and Continuity 8 Mid-term exam Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 6-7) ve Chiang (Bölüm 3) 9 Comparative Statistics and Derivative: Simple Rules of Deriving Usage at Comparative Statistics Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 6-7) ve Chiang (Bölüm 3 10 Optimization: Special Type of Equilibrium Analysis, Extremum Values, Second and Higher Order Derivatives Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 8) ve Chiang (Bölüm 4) 11 Optimization: Special Type of Equilibrium Analysis, Extremum Values, Second and Higher Order Derivatives Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 8) ve Chiang (Bölüm 4) 12 Uncertainty, Limit and Asymptotes Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 7) ve ders notları 13 Graphs of Functions Ders notları 14 Graphs of Functions Ders notları 15 Several applications Ders notları 16 Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Sydsaeter K. ve Hammond P. (2004), Ekonomik Analiz İçin Temel Matematik, Turhan Kitabevi, Ankara. Chiang, A. C. (2003), Matematiksel İktisadın Temel Yöntemleri, Teori Yayınları, Ankara. Thomas, G. B. ve Finney, R. L. (2001), Calculus I, Beta Basım Yayın, İstanbul. Tan, S. T. (1990), Calculus for the Managerial, Life and Social Sciences, Kent Publishing Com., Boston. Dowling, E. T. (1993), İşletme ve İktisat İçin Matematiksel Yöntemler: Teori ve Problemler, Schaum’s Outlines, Nobel Yayınevi, Ankara. Cannon R. J. ve Williams G. (1988), Calculus for Management, Social and Life Sciences, WM. C. Brown Publishers, Dubuque, Iowa.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
 Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Midterm Examination 1 100 SUM 100 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Final Sınavı 1 100 SUM 100 Term (or Year) Learning Activities 40 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities 60 SUM 100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
 Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours) Midterm Examination 1 1 1 Final Examination 1 1 1 Attending Lectures 16 3 48 Self Study 16 4 64 Individual Study for Mid term Examination 10 2 20 Individual Study for Final Examination 10 2 20 TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours) 154
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
 PO1 PO2 PO3 PO4 PO5 PO6 PO7 PO8 PO9 PO10 LO1 4 3 2 2 5 4 3 3 4 2 LO2 4 3 3 2 5 4 3 3 4 4 LO3 4 3 3 2 5 4 3 3 4 4 LO4 4 3 3 2 5 4 3 3 4 4 LO5 4 3 3 2 5 4 3 3 4 4 LO6
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High

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