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# OPMT 5700 - Precalculus for Management

## Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

### School of Business + Media

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# Course Details

Provides the mathematical knowledge required to move into the more advanced business math courses, especially Calculus for Management. Topics include linear and quadratic equations and inequalities, polynomials, rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, sequences and series. Applications to economics and finance are used.

3.0

\$709.45

# Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

# CRN 32085

Tue Sep 15 - Tue Dec 08 13 Weeks

## Class Meeting Times

 Dates Days Times Locations Sep 15 - Dec 08 Tue 18:00 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

## Instructor

Maryam Dehghani Estarki

Course Outline

\$709.45

## Notes

1. Departmental approval needed
2. This course is restricted to students accepted or conditionally accepted into the BBA Degree Program. For registration approval, please email bba@bcit.ca with your name and student ID. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, this course's weekly lectures/labs will be held virtually.

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

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# Learning Outcomes

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

• Perform the order of operations (BEDMAS).
• Do calculations involving fractions, inequalities and negative numbers.
• Graph linear equations.
• Solve systems of equations.
• Perform supply/demand analysis.
• Solve quadratic equations using the formula or factoring.
• Determine equilibrium price and quantity given a pair of quadratic demand and supply functions.
• Perform Revenue/Cost/profit analysis such as graphing the functions, maximizing the total revenue or profit or finding the break-even level of output.
• Graph exponential and logarithmic functions.
• Use the exponential function to model growth.
• Use logarithms to solve equations or find unknown parameters in simple models.
• Calculate percent changes, inflation, and compound interest.
• Sum up geometric series, calculate net present values, internal rates of return and compare investment projects.
• Perform basic matrix operations such as transposition, addition, subtraction, scalar multiplication and matrix multiplication.

Effective as of Fall 2019

# Related Programs

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# Books & Supplies

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# Fall 2020

Books for Fall 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

### BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

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Cei Digital: Mylab Math W Etext For College Algebra, 7Th Ed
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College Algebra + Mymathlab W. Etext - Loose Leaf
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Price \$147.95
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