Purpose of the Course

This course prepares students pursuing a career in business and management on the use of quantitative methods in decision-making.  The course helps students to understand, appreciate and perform applied mathematical analysis in the business arena. This course provides the students with a logical and systematic framework within which quantitative relations are studied.  It exposes the students to different ways of making better managerial and executive decisions through the proper use of quantitative techniques and mathematical models in solving managerial problems.  It will enable the students to formulate mathematical models that represent simple-to-complex functional relationships in a managerial situation.  All students taking this course will be expected to have a thorough understanding of basic mathematical concepts. Each student should have a scientific calculator