Course code ECN001

ECN001 Introduction to Mathematics

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Course responsible: Dag Einar Sommervoll
Teachers: Kine Josefine Aurland-Bredesen
ECTS credits: 0
Faculty: School of Economics and Business
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in August block. This course has teaching/evaluation in August block.
Course frequency: Annually. Will be given for the first time in August 2018. 
First time: Study year 2017-2018
Course contents:
This course is given for students who do not have the relevant background to attend ECN102. The course provides a quick review of basic mathematical techniques and skills. Topics covered are percentages, exponents, fractions, factorization, order of operations, linear and quadratic equations, system of equations with two unknowns, inequalities and functions.
Learning outcome:
To bring students to a level that makes them able to attend ECN102.
Learning activities:
The lecturer/assistant teacher will teach topics and help solve exercises.
All necessary course information will be given on the home page of the course in Canvas and when the semester commences.
One year of mathematics from upper secondary school. T- or P-mathematics.
Recommended prerequisites:
ECN001 has no exam.
Nominal workload:
24 hours of lectures + exercises
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse).
Type of course:
2 hours per day in 2,5 weeks.
This course gives no credits, but is an introduction to ECN102. Will be given for the first time in August 2018. 
Examination details: :