Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1302001071994MATHEMATICS-ICompulsory115
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
2To be able to constitute systems of equation (economic model) by means of these funtions
3To be able to use mathematical tools such as derivative and limit
4To be able to interpret and analyse economic optimisation processes
5To be able to plot the graph of its derivative function using a function’s graph
6To 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
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introducing the Course and Objectives, Discussion About the Function of Mathematics (An Example) Ders notları
2Algebra: Numbers, Inequalities and Absolute ValueSydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 1)
3Equations: Linear and Nonlinear Equations, Parametric Equations, Economic Equilibrium, Partial Market EquilibriumSydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 2-3) ve Chiang (Bölüm 2)
4Functions with One Variable: Polynomial, Exponential, Logaritmic and Trigonometric functions, Power and Absolute Value Functions.Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 4-5)
5Functions with One Variable: Polynomial, Exponential, Logaritmic and Trigonometric functions, Power and Absolute Value Functions Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 4-5)
6General Properties of Functions and Graphs Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 4-5)
7Comparative Statistics and Derivative: Slope, Increasing and Decreasing Functions, Limit and Continuity
8Mid-term examSydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 6-7) ve Chiang (Bölüm 3)
9Comparative Statistics and Derivative: Simple Rules of Deriving Usage at Comparative Statistics Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 6-7) ve Chiang (Bölüm 3
10Optimization: Special Type of Equilibrium Analysis, Extremum Values, Second and Higher Order DerivativesSydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 8) ve Chiang (Bölüm 4)
11Optimization: Special Type of Equilibrium Analysis, Extremum Values, Second and Higher Order Derivatives Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 8) ve Chiang (Bölüm 4)
12Uncertainty, Limit and Asymptotes Sydsaeter ve Hammond (Bölüm 7) ve ders notları
13Graphs of FunctionsDers notları
14Graphs of FunctionsDers notları
15Several applicationsDers notları
16Final 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 ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures16348
Self Study16464
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10220
Individual Study for Final Examination10220
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)154
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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