Course Description

Course Name

Mathematics for Economists

Session: VSOS3221

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Overview: The goal of this course is to introduce fundamental mathematical tools used in economics, finance and business. Also, to relate these mathematical techniques to various types of economic problems so as to highlight the mutual relevance of both disciplines.

TEXTBOOK: Fundamental Methods of Mathematical Economics. Alpra C. Chiang, 2005 edition

Assignments: All assignments must be submitted in hard copy in class. Failure to do so will result in a zero grade for the assignment.

Policy on Academic Integrity: The University policy on academic integrity applies to this course. You are responsible for knowing and abiding by this policy. This policy will apply to every exam, quiz, homework and any other assignment given in this course. Please note that violations of any kind will result in a failing grade for the entire course.

*Course content subject to change