An introduction to mathematical techniques used in management and social science applications, including matrix arithmetic for modeling multi-variable problems, Gauss-Jordan elimination for solving systems of equations, graphical and simplex methods for solving linear programming optimization tasks, and basic notions from the mathematics of finance. MATH 121 is offered in 3-day/week and 5-day/week formats, each worth 3 credits. The 5-day format is highly recommended for students who would benefit from additional instruction.
- Credits: 3
- Offered: Fall and Spring.