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Calculus for Management OPMT 7701

Operations Management Course

Course details

Introduces calculus course to business students. Topics reviewed are integration, differentiation and applications of calculus to business problems. The students apply calculus through problem sets to gain skills in the various techniques.

Prerequisite(s)

  • Acceptance into the Bachelor of Business Administration program.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$858.08

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of OPMT 7701 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 89601

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Sat Apr 15 (15 weeks)

  • 15 weeks
  • CRN 89601
  • $858.08
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Apr 15 N/A N/A Online
Apr 15 Sat 12:30 - 15:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 208
Instructor

Neilu Rishi

Course outline

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Credits

4

Cost

$858.08

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. This course is restricted to students enrolled in the part-time BBA. Registration approval is automatically granted upon acceptance. This online course follows a weekly schedule with posted due dates for assignments and exams. However, lecture content is asynchronous with no weekly face-to-face meetings with the instructor. The final exam will be held at the Burnaby campus on Saturday, April 15.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 83087

Duration

Tue Jan 10 - Tue Apr 18 (15 weeks)

  • 15 weeks
  • CRN 83087
  • $858.08
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Apr 18 Tue 18:00 - 19:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2009
Instructor

Neilu Rishi

Course outline

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Credits

4

Cost

$858.08

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Enrollment is restricted to students accepted into the part-time BBA Degree Program. Registration approval is automatically granted upon acceptance. This is a hybrid class. Lecture content will be provided asynchronously throughout the week, and mandatory labs will be held Tuesday evenings at the Burnaby campus.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Calculate derivatives using the basic derivative rules (power, sum/difference, product, quotient and chain rules).
  • Apply the basic derivative rules to business calculations (ex: marginal function calculations).
  • Perform one variable optimization and apply this method to business problems (ex: profit maximization).
  • Calculate the derivatives of exponential and logarithmic functions.
  • Calculate partial derivatives and apply the concept to economics and business applications (ex: level curves, elasticity, etc).
  • Perform optimization on functions of more than one variable and apply this method to business examples.
  • Perform constrained optimization using the Lagrange and Kuhn Tucker methods and apply to business examples.
  • Perform basic matrix operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and inversion) and use these operations to solve systems of equations.

Effective as of Fall 2021

Related Programs

Calculus for Management (OPMT 7701) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Bachelor of Business Administration
    Bachelor of Business Administration Full-time/Part-time

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