INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Management
2013-2014

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 CO┼×KUN, 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 (%)
    Quiz20
    Project110
    Midterm Exam(s)130
    Final Exam140
    +
    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
    Total Workload: 169
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 7