Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years (1.8.2018-31.7.2020), which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
After this course the student knows the basic mathematics needed in the analyses of economic models. The student also understands the basic principles of building mathematical models of economic phenomena.
Schedule: 19.04.2021 - 31.05.2021
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Juuso Välimäki
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Juuso Välimäki
Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):
CEFR level (applies in this implementation):
Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):
Teaching language: English
Languages of study attainment: English
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
The course covers multivariate calculus, basic mathematical optimization and elements of dynamical systems.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Examination, exercises and class contribution.
Lectures, Exercises, Independent work. Total 160h.
Simon and Blume: Mathematics for Economists
Differential and integral Calculus I, Matrix Algebra.
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals
8 Decent Work and Economic Growth
- Teacher: Juuso Välimäki