# BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION | Mathematics for economics and financial mathematics

## BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Mathematics for economics and financial mathematics

 0212100006 DIPARTIMENTO DI SCIENZE ECONOMICHE E STATISTICHE EQF6 BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 2016/2017

 OBBLIGATORIO YEAR OF COURSE 1 YEAR OF DIDACTIC SYSTEM 2016 PRIMO SEMESTRE
SSD CFU HOURS ACTIVITY TYPE OF ACTIVITY SECS-S/06 10 60 LESSONS BASIC COMPULSORY SUBJECTS

 MARIA RUSSOLILLO T
Objectives
KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING:
THE STUDENTS WILL BE ABLE TO KNOW THE FUNDAMENTAL NOTIONS OF LINEAR ALGEBRA AND THE DIFFERENTIAL AND INTEGRAL CALCULUS AS WELL AS THE BASIC ELEMENTS OF THE OPTIMIZATION. ON THE BASE OF THE ACQUIRED TECHNIQUES, THEY WILL BE ABLE TO FACE PROBLEMS OF FINANCIAL AND BUSINESS NATURE AND TO DEEPEN THEIR COMPETENCES THROUGH THE CONSULTATION OF PUBLICATIONS AND INFORMATIONS AVAILABLE FROM DATABASE OR ONLINE.

APPLYING KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING:
THE STUDENTS WILL BE ABLE TO USE THE MATHEMATICAL TOOLS INDISPENSABLE FOR THE UNDERSTANDING OF THE BUSINESS-QUANTITATIVE THEMES DEALT IN THE OTHER DISCIPLINES. THEY WILL DEVELOP ANALYTICAL AND CRITICAL ABILITY WITH REGARD TO THE TOOLS AND TO THE DEVELOPED RULES. THEY WILL BE ABLE TO ENUNCIATE AND TO DEMONSTRATE THEOREMS AND TO HOLD UP, IN CLEAR AND EFFECTIVE WAY, AN ORAL DISCUSSION WITH OPPORTUNE REFERENCES TO THE CONTENTS OF THE COURSE.
Prerequisites
INTRODUCTORY ELEMENTARY NOTIONS, EQUATIONS AND INEQUALITIES OF VARIOUS TYPES.
Contents
INTRODUCTORY ELEMENTARY NOTIONS. REAL FUNCTIONS OF REAL VARIABLE. LIMITS AND CONTINUITY OF REAL FUNCTIONS. ELEMENTS OF DIFFERENTIAL CALCULUS. ELEMENTS OF INTEGRATION THEORY. FUNCTIONS OF MORE VARIABLES. ELEMENTS OF LINEAR ALGEBRA. ELEMENTS OF FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS.
Teaching Methods
LESSONS, WORKING TEAMS, EXERCISES, DISCUSSIONS IN CLASSROOM, INTERACTION WITH TEACHING BY EMAIL
Verification of learning
WRITTEN AND ORAL TEST
Texts
T. M. APOSTOL - MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS. SECOND EDITION, ADDISON-WESLEY

S. LANG - INTRODUCTION TO LINEAR ALGEBRA. SPRINGER-VERLAG

PECCATI L,. - COMPLEMENTARY NOTES FOR THE COURSE OF FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS. CLEA-BUSINESS DEGREE , EGEA TOOLS, 2004