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Course WIW-QMT-MAT-K-1

Mathematics in Economics (4V+2U, 8.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes and tutorials (V/U/T) 8.0 CP
4 V Lecture 60 h 90 h
2 U Exercise class/tutorial (in small groups) 30 h 60 h
(4V+2U) 8.0 CP 90 h 150 h


CP, Effort 8.0 CP = 240 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [1] Bachelor (General)
Language [DE] German
Area of study [MAT-Service] Mathematics for other Departments
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Size of exercise classes/tutorials:
  • tutorials: max. 30 students
  • exercise classes: max. 150 students

Possible Study achievement

  • Verification of study performance: proof of successful participation in the exercise classes (ungraded)
  • Examination number (Study achievement): 80133 ("Mathematics (Vorleistung)")
  • Details of the examination (type, duration, criteria) will be announced at the beginning of the course.


  • Linear algebra: vectors and matrices, systems of linear equations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, planes and hyperplanes.
  • Analysis: functions, differential calculus in one-dimensional and multi-dimensional space, Lagrange, applications of differential.

calculus, integral calculus in one-dimensional space, first-order differential equations.

  • Linear optimization: graphical solution of linear programs.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [WIW-QMT-MAT-K-1]

Module Name Context
[WIW-QMT-MAT-M-1] Mathematics in Economics P: Obligatory 4V+2U, 8.0 LP