INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of International Relations and European Studies
2014-2015

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
FES 109 Math. For Business And Economics Undergraduate 1 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
5 153

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Zafer KONAKLI, Assist. Prof. Dr. Zafer KONAKLI, Assist. Prof. Dr.
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COURSE OBJECTIVE
Fundamentals of math as they are related to the field of business are studied.
Included is a review of arithmetical operations, profit cost selling, price relations, and simple and compound interest.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Review of Math Basics
  2. Review of Math Basics
  3. Linear Equations
  4. System of Linear Equations
  5. Mathematical Functions
  6. Linear Functions :Applications
  7. Quadratic Functions
  8. Midterm
  9. Quadratic Functions
  10. Exponential Functions
  11. Logarithmic Functions
  12. Matrix Alegra
  13. Matrix Alegra
  14. General Review
  15. Final

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Lectures
    • Practical Sessions
    • Assignments
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Quiz110
    Midterm Exam(s)40
    Final Exam150
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • The student will be able to use basic math concepts.
    • The student will be able to use business-financing concepts.
    • The student will be able to demonstrate business math applications for accounting concepts.
    • The student will be able to identify business math applications for consumer decisions.
    • The student will be able to compute discounts, markups, markdowns, and selected business statistics
    TEXTBOOK(S)
    • Applied Mathematics for Business, Economics, and The Social Sciences,Frank S.Budnick International Edition 1993

    ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
    Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
    Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)14228
    Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)14114
    Midterm Examination (1 week)122
    Final Examination(1 week)122
    Preparation for Midterm Examination12525
    Preparation for Final Examination14040
    Assignment / Homework/ Project14342
    Seminar / Presentation 0
    Total Workload: 153
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 6