Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2005/2006
Canadian Excellence

MA170
Introduction to Mathematics for Finance
0.5 Credit

An introduction to the theory of interest. Mathematical models and their analysis for problems involving fixed interest rates. Simple and compound interest. Cash flows. Annuities, amortization and sinking funds. Introduction to risk analysis under uncertainty.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Grade 12 Introductory Calculus or OAC Calculus.
Notes
3 lecture hours, 1.5 laboratory hours