Course Details

Course Number: 91-600

Quantitative Methods

Units: 0

The objective of this Quantitative Methods course is to review mathematical (mainly algebra) concepts in order to provide a better foundation before going into other courses (most importantly Economics). Since many topics must be covered in a short amount of time, we will move quickly.

Learning Objectives:

1. Explain mathematical operations and linear equations.
2. Express functions as algebraic and graphical problems.
3. Discuss the applications of linear equations, systems of equations, and parallel and perpendicular lines.

4. Solve systems of equations (using graphic, substitution, and elimination).

Syllabus

Faculty:
Haijing Hao
Laura A. Kleber