Álgebra para a Economia - Economia - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 1 / 1º Semestre
Plan: 2015/16
Scientific Area: MAT
Level: L1

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical: 32.00
Theorical-Pratical: 32.00
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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Economia - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2015/16

Teaching Staff

Jorge Nélio Marques Ferreira
Jorge Nélio Marques Ferreira

Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico
Sónia José Teixeira Faria de Abreu
Sónia José Teixeira Faria de Abreu

Ensino teórico-prático

Course Information

Course Objectivs

1 As a key objective of learning the basic concepts of vector spaces; Applications Linear, Matrix Algebra, Systems of Linear Equations and Quadratic forms.

2 We also aimed at the cognitive development of students through the discussion of the concepts and results, as well as examples and counterexamples of the analyzed topics.

3 The aim is also that students are able to investigate conditions where certain results are always valid, and in other cases it does not happen.

Evaluation Criteria

Classification Type: Quantitative (0-20)

Regular season: Two compulsory written tests, each corresponding to 50% iof the final grade.

Appeal season: students who have failed to pass the course during the regular season can choose between making one or the two tests. Each test will correspond to 50% of the final grade.

Grade improvement: Students who wish to improve their final grade must do the two written tests.


Program Resume (get program detail)

Main Bibliography

Magalhães, L.T. (1998). "Álgebra Linear como Introdução à Matemática Aplicada". Texto Editora.
Cabral, I., C. Perdigão e C. Saiago (2012). Álgebra Linear, 3.ª ed. Escolar Editora.

Other Biographical Sources / Support Documents

Student Support

Office hours:

Lectures: thursdays between 16h30 and 17h30 at the office 2.89.

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Horário de atendimento:  

Teóricas: 5ª feira das 16h30 às 17h30 no gabinete 2.89.


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