Business Mathematics I

Course NameBusiness Mathematics I
Course CodeMTH111
DescriptionBusiness Math I is an introductory course that systematically reviews and expands on elementary/high school math concepts that will be useful in future classes and in business-related jobs. An emphasis is put on word problems and practical applications.
Learning OutcomesUpon completion of this course, students should be able to:
– Work with sets and intervals;
– Use fractions, percentages, percentage changes, and percentage points;
– Understand natural, integer, and rational exponents and their applications;
– Convert and do operations with numbers in scientific notation;
– Work with units and metric prefixes;
– Analyze and work with linear, quadratic, and other functions (reciprocal, square root, absolute value, exponential, natural logarithms); – Solve linear, quadratic, and other equations and inequalities; – Apply all of the concepts above to solving word problems and modelling real-life situations.
SchoolSchool of Business Administration (SBA)
Number of credits (US / ECTS)3 US / 6 ECTS
Prerequisitessuccessfully completed AAU Mathematics placement test