Study programme 2018-2019Français
Foundations in Quantitative Methods
Programme component of Master's Degree in Management à la Warocqué School of Business and Economics
CodeTypeHead of UE Department’s
contact details
UW-MC-SCIGES-001-MCompulsory UEDE CORTE Jean-MarieW738 - Mathématique et analyse de la décision
  • DE CORTE Jean-Marie

of instruction
of assessment
HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) CreditsWeighting Term
  • Français
Français201000044.001st term

AA CodeTeaching Activity (AA) HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term Weighting
W-MEQU-010Foundations in Quantitative Methods2010000Q1100.00%
Programme component

Objectives of Programme's Learning Outcomes

  • Professionally communicate and present original work both orally and in writing.
    • Conduct scientific reasoning on complex or innovative management issues.
  • In an active and integrated manner, master knowledge in the various fields of management and use them effectively in a professional context.
    • Integrate highly specialised knowledge in different fields of management.
    • Appropriately mobilise expertise taking into account the constraints and resources in the situation encountered.

Learning Outcomes of UE

After this course, the students will be able to understand and make good use of mathematical tools usefull for economists and managers.

Content of UE

Systems of equations
Functions of one or several variables
Notion of derivation
Notion of differential calculus
Matrices and determinants
Optimisation models
Introduction to integral calculus

Prior Experience

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q1

  • Written examination

Q1 UE Assessment Comments

Written examination (100%)

Type of Assessment for UE in Q3

  • Written examination

Q3 UE Assessment Comments

Written examination (100%)

Type of Resit Assessment for UE in Q1 (BAB1)

  • N/A

Q1 UE Resit Assessment Comments (BAB1)

Not applicable

Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

AAType of Teaching Activity/Activities
  • Cours magistraux
  • Travaux pratiques

Mode of delivery

AAMode of delivery
  • Face to face

Required Reading

AARequired Reading
W-MEQU-010Note de cours - Bases en méthodes quantitatives - J.-M. De Corte

Required Learning Resources/Tools

AARequired Learning Resources/Tools
W-MEQU-010Not applicable

Recommended Reading

AARecommended Reading

Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

AARecommended Learning Resources/Tools
W-MEQU-010Not applicable

Other Recommended Reading

AAOther Recommended Reading
W-MEQU-010Sydsaeter K., Hammond P., Strøm A. (2012), 'Essential Mathematics for Economic Analysis', fourth edition, Pearson Education

Grade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next

AAGrade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next
(*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
Date de génération : 02/05/2019
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