MATH *1231 Applied Calculus for Economics, Business and Finance

4 hours, 4 credits

An applied calculus course aimed primarily at economics, business and finance students. Detailed study of functions and their properties (linear, polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic), with applications to economics, business and finance. Basic regression. An intuitive introduction to limits, the tangent line, and differentiation of algebraic and exponential functions. Strong emphasis on applications to business, economics, and finance. (Not open to students who have completed Mathematics 1201.).

Prerequisite: A grade of C- or higher in Mathematics 1006 or placement by the Department of Mathematics.


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