151-0400/05 – Mathematics A (MatKomb)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mathematical Methods in EconomicsCredits5
Subject guarantorRNDr. Pavel Rucki, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorRNDr. Pavel Rucki, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation2017/2018
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HRA30 RNDr. Pavel Hradecký, Ph.D.
HRU61 RNDr. Jana Hrubá, Ph.D.
KUB33 Mgr. Aleš Kubíček
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit 6+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Knowledge • Define the function of one variable. • Find the domain and range and basic properties. • Draw graphs of elementary functions. • Compute limits and derivates of functions. • Find the properties of no elementary functions a draw theirs graphs. • Obtain easier imagine about economic functions. Comprehension • Express economic dependences using a mathematical function. • Explain the slope of a function. • Restate the terms “concavity” and “convexity” into the “degressive” and “progressive”. • Generalise the functions on the dependences in the real live. Applications • Relate economic and mathematical functions. • Discover the tools suitable for describing of dependences in economics and other sciences. • Develop the technique of graphs drawing.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations
Other activities

Summary

Taught in Czech only. The subject continues fulfilling general methodical and professional goals of Mathematics, i.e. to train the rational thinking and the ability to conceive and work with quantitative information concerning the real world. This is being done especially by mathematization of the practical as well as theoretical economic problems. This subject supplies the students’ education with realms of higher Mathematics which is applicable namely to the creation and investigation of economic models.

Compulsory literature:

[1] SYDSAETER, K., HAMMOND, P. J. Mathematics for Economics Analysis. Pearson, 2002, ISBN 978-81-7758104-1. [2] HOY, M., LIVERNOIS, J., MCKENNA, Ch., REES, R., STENGOS, T. Mathematics for Economics. The MIT Press, London, 3rd edition, 2011, ISBN 978-0-262-01507-3. [3] TAN, T.S. Single variable calculus: early transcendentals. Brooks/Cole Cengage Learning, Belmont, 2011, ISBN 978-1-4390-4600-5.

Recommended literature:

[1] LUDERER, B., NOLLAU, V., VETTERS, K. Mathematical Formulas for Economists. Springer Verlag, 3rd edition, 2006, ISBN 978-3540469018. [2] HOY, M., LIVERNOIS, J., MCKENNA, Ch., REES, R., STENGOS, T. Mathematics for Economics. The MIT Press, London, 3rd edition, 2011, ISBN 978-0-262-01507-3.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Odevzdání korespondenčních úkolů v elektronické podobě (viz LMS MOODLE na EkF VŠB-TUO) a vykonání písemky podle pokynů vyučujícícho. Z maximálního počtu bodů je nutno získat alespoň 50%.

E-learning

Other requirements

Credit requirements: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. Fulfiling of all task assigned by a teacher 2. Familiarity with lecture topics and ability to solve assigned problems

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Témata výkladu zpracovaných v podobě multimediálních studijních opor: 1. Linear algebra – linear dependence of vectors, linear independence of vectors, matrices, addition and multiplication of matrices, determinant, the inverse of the matrix, matrix equations. 2. Functions of one real variable – definition, domain and range, classification, graphs, even and odd functions, monotonic functions (strictly increasing, strictly decreasing), inverse functions, composition of functions. 3. The limits of functions – properties of limits, limits to infinity, one sided limits, definition of continuity, continuity on an interval. 4. An introduction to the differential calculus – slope of a tangent line at a point, derivative, equation of a tangent line and normal line to a curve at a point, techniques of differentiation, higher order derivations, l´Hospital´s rule. 5. Course of a function – local and global extrema, intervals of monotonicity, points of inflection, convexity, concavity, asymptotic lines. Problems are solved offline (individually, under the supervision of a tutor with the aid of supportive materials).

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Summer semester, validity until: 2017/2018 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Exercises evaluation Credit 45 (45) 23 2
        Zápočtový test Written test 40  20 2
        Kontrolní úkoly Other task type 5  3
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2017/2018 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Valašské Meziříčí 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Šumperk 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6208) Economics and Management K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Valašské Meziříčí 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Šumperk 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6208) Economics and Management K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6208) Economics and Management K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Šumperk 1 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Valašské Meziříčí 1 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Šumperk 1 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B6208) Economics and Management K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Šumperk 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B6208) Economics and Management K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Šumperk 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B6208) Economics and Management K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Šumperk 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6208) Economics and Management K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration K Czech Šumperk 1 Compulsory study plan

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