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mat990 - Mathematics for Economists (Course overview)
Department of Mathematics 6 KP
Module components Semester courses Wintersemester 2020/2021 Examination
Notes for the module
Time of examination
zum Ende der Vorlesungszeit
Module examination
written exam
Skills to be acquired in this module
Students internalize basic mathematical concepts and methods from analysis and matrix calculation and their applications in economics.

Professional competence
The students:
  • are proficient in the mathematical fundamentals relevant to economics
  • master methods for solving equations and inequalities
  • master differential calculus for one and two variables and can integrate
  • are able to reliably determine local and global extreme points for functions of one and two variables.

Methodological competence
The students:
  • analyse formal contexts
  • understand the formal mathematical language
  • structure problems from the economic sciences and justify their solutions.

Social competence
The students:
  • construct solutions to given problems in groups
  • accept criticism and see it as an aid.

The students:
  • reflect their actions in establishing solutions
  • deepen the presented mathematical concepts in exercises and add them to their actions.