# Applied Mathematics

**Landscape Management**

4 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 45,0 TP

**Lecturer**

**Prerequisites**

Knowledge of algebraic calculus.

**Objectives**

At the end of the term the students should be able to interpret and formulate problems in Mathematical Analysis and Linear Algebra and should have obtained the mathematical skills that will allow them to extrapolate mathematical problems to economic and social realities.

**Program**

1. Revisions of Algebraic Calculus

2. Functions of a real variable 3. Differential calculus 4. Concepts of integral calculus 5. Matrices 6. Determinants.

**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.

**Bibliography**

- Barnett, R. e Byleen, K. e Ziegler, M. (2011). *Calculus for Mathematics for Business, Economics, Life Sciences and Social Sciences*. USA: Pearson Education

- Edwards, B. e Hostetler, R. e Larson, R. (2006). *Cálculo*. (Vol. 1). Brasil: McGraw-Hill

- Strang, G. (2009). *Linear Algebra and its Applications*. USA: Wellesley Cambridge Press

- Ferreira Amaral, I. e Manuel, A. (2008). *Álgebra Linear: Matrizes e Determinantes*. (Vol. 1). Portugal: Edições Sílabo

**Method of interaction**

Lectures and tutorials.

**Software used in class**