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Small Specialization Module Business Mathematics without Tutorial b
(dt. Kleines wirtschaftsmathematisches Vertiefungsmodul ohne Tutorium b)

Level, degree of commitment Specialization module, depends on importing study program
Forms of teaching and learning,
Lecture (2 SWS),
90 hours (30 h attendance, 60 h private study)
Credit points,
formal requirements
3 CP
Course requirement(s):
Examination type: Written or oral examination
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program M.Sc. Business Mathematics.
Subject, Origin Mathematics, M.Sc. Business Mathematics
One semester,
Person in charge of the module's outline Prof. Dr. Markus Bibinger, Prof. Dr. Hajo Holzmann


In this module, mathematical methods that were covered by the basic and advanced modules, are applied to various current issues in the field of business administration or economics. The concrete contents of the module vary and will be stated in the announcement of the specific lecture. The assignment to a specific focus may also depend on the respective content of the module.

Qualification Goals

The students shall

  • get in touch with current research results,
  • learn how to deal with research literature,
  • gain insight into new applications of mathematical methods for economic problems,
  • deepen their knowledge of business mathematics in a special field.


None. The competences taught in the following modules are recommended: either Foundations of Mathematics and Linear Algebra I and Linear Algebra II or Basic Linear Algebra, either Analysis I and Analysis II or Basic Real Analysis. In addition, the competences that are taught in the intermediate modules (depending on the topic) are recommended.

Recommended Reading

  • Depending on topic

Please note:

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