Mathematics for Economics and Business

Universidad Católica de Valencia

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Mathematics for Economics and Business

  • Host University

    Universidad Católica de Valencia

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Algebra, Calculus, Economics, International Economics, Mathematics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Basic knowledge of computer skills. Knowledge of mathematical content at the undergraduate level

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    0
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Formative Teaching Itinerary of the MODULE

    The module covers 5 subjects-matters and 6 subjects, with the subjects of Mathematics for Economics and Information Technology of basic character, and the othersof mandatory character, covering all degree courses, from 1st to 4th. With the subject of Mathematics for Economics: algebra and calculus, on the one hand, it seeks to equip students with the basic scientific training that will serve for the development of specific and professional knowledge to develop in later courses. With this module, on the other, it is to be achieved in students the homogenization of knowledge in Basic Science to further encourage the transfer of credits between qualifications.

    General Objectives:

    a.To provide students with the basic training necessary to prepare them for the acquisition of skills in mathematics, understood as a necessary instrumental subject for other materials. In particular, Statistics, Econometrics and many others, need mathematics as a fundamental working tool;

    b. To provide students with the scientific training to assist them in development, in later years, the necessary knowledge in all aspects of economics, both macro-level and business;

    c.To improve other skills such as the ability of decision-making, planning, oral and written communication, teamwork, search and analysis of information and autonomous learning

    d. To develop attitudes of critical thinking, positive attitude towards change or the attraction to the decision-making.

     

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.