INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Management
2012-2013

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
BUS 102 Math. for Business and Economics II Undergraduate 1 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Non-area Elective 6 169 English

 Instructor Assistant Coordinator Zafer KONAKLI, Assist. Prof. Dr. Ali GĂ–KSU, Assoc. Prof. Dr. [email protected] no email

COURSE OBJECTIVE
The objective of this course is to provide a mathematical foundation for students in economics, management & international relations. It begins with calculus topics such as limit, differentiation and integration algebra with applications of mathematics in social sciences . These applications cover economics, business and management. Thus, students throughout this course will see continually how the mathematics they are learning can be used.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
1. Limits, continuity.
2. Average rate of change, The derivative.
3. Differentiation, rules for differentiation.
4. The Chain rule. Higher-order derivatives.
5. Mid-term Derivatives, additional interpretations.
6. Identification of maxima and minima.
7. Curve sketching, Restricted domain considerations.
8. Revenue, cost and profit applications.
9. Applications.
10. Quiz Anti derivatives.
11. Rules of integration.
12. Additional rules of integration.
13. Definite integrals and areas, midterm.
14. Applications of integral calculus.

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
Description
• Lectures
• Excersises
• Presentation
• Assignments
Description (%)
Method Quantity Percentage (%)
Project110
Midterm Exam(s)140
Final Exam150
+
Total: 100
Learning outcomes
• Students should gain confidence in using mathematics for economics and business by reviewing some of the basics before moving on to look at some more involved problems.
• Mathematics should enhance student\\\\
TEXTBOOK(S)
• Applied Mathematics for Business, economics and the social sciences, Frank S. Budnick, fourth edition, Mc. Grow Hill International Edition.

ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)41664
Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)12020
Midterm Examination (1 week)22040
Final Examination(1 week)13030
Preparation for Midterm Examination11515
Preparation for Final Examination50