F17SI Introductory Mathematics A

Dr Mark WilkinsonDr Lehel Banjai

Course co-ordinator(s): Dr Mark Wilkinson (Edinburgh), Dr Lehel Banjai (Edinburgh).


This course provides an introduction to basic mathematics for economics students. It is aimed at students who have not specialised in mathematics. Much of the course is concerned with algebraic manipulation and solving equations. This is vital for later topics and other areas of study, since the development of algebraic skills is important.

Detailed Information

Pre-requisites: none.

Location: Edinburgh.

Semester: 1.

Further information: Syllabus, Number of lectures, Assessment, Learning Outcomes.

SCQF Level: 7.

Credits: 15.