Mathematics I

Health Care Services Management
6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 75,0 TP


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On completion of this module the students ahould be able to interpret and formulate mathematical problems and have obtained the mathematical skills that will allow them to extrapolate mathematical problems to economic and social realities.

1. Reviews of Algebraic Calculus 2. Functions of a real variable 3. Differential calculus and its applications 4. Numerical succession and applications to 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.

- Baptista, M. (2006). Cálculo Diferencial em R. Portugal: Edições Sílabo
- Hostetler, R. e Edwards, B. e Larson, R. (2006). Cálculo. Brasil: McGraw Hill
- Byleen, K. e Barnett, R. e Ziegler, M. (2011). Calculus for Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences and Social Sciences. USA: Pearson Education

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials.

Software used in class