# Mathematics

**Bank Management and Administration**

6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 45,0 PL + 45,0 P

**Lecturer**

**Prerequisites**

Not applicable.

**Objectives**

1. Learn/consolidate mathematical skills in the area of:

1.1. Linear algebra

1.2. Mathematical analysis

1.3. Financial mathematics

3. Develop mathematical, logical, analytical and critical reasoning.

4. Identify, interpret, formulate, solve problems and make decisions.

**Program**

I - Linear Algebra

1. Matrices

2. Determinants

II - Mathematical Analysis

1. Differential calculus in IR and IRn

2. Integral calculus

3. Financial mathematics

**Evaluation Methodology**

The same methodology is used for both tests and examinations: 1 written closed-book test marked 0/20 comprising all the subject matters taught during the semester (minimum passing mark: 10/20).

**Bibliography**

- Larson, R. (2006). *Cálculo*. (Vol. I). USA: McGraw-Hill

- Armstrong, B. e Davis, D. (2010). *College mathematics: Solving problems in finite mathematics and calculus*. USA: Pearson Education

- Ferreira, M. e Amaral, I. (2006). *Primitivas e Integrais*. Lisboa: Edições sílabo

**Method of interaction**

Theoretical and practical classes focused on class debate.

**Software used in class**