INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Management
20122013
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 

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 
 Limits, continuity.
 Average rate of change, The derivative.
 Differentiation, rules for differentiation.
 The Chain rule. Higherorder derivatives.
 Midterm Derivatives, additional interpretations.
 Identification of maxima and minima.
 Curve sketching, Restricted domain considerations.
 Revenue, cost and profit applications.
 Applications.
 Quiz Anti derivatives.
 Rules of integration.
 Additional rules of integration.
 Definite integrals and areas, midterm.
 Applications of integral calculus.

Description 
 Lectures
 Excersises
 Presentation
 Assignments

Description (%) 
Project  1  10  Midterm Exam(s)  1  40  Final Exam  1  50  +   

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 
Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)  4  16  64  Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)  1  20  20  Midterm Examination (1 week)  2  20  40  Final Examination(1 week)  1  30  30  Preparation for Midterm Examination  1  15  15  Preparation for Final Examination  5   0 
