Basic Mathematics (2 ECTS)
The objective of this pre-course is to allow students to assess the level of knowledge and mathematical skills required in the courses of the MRM program. The main concepts reviewed in the basic mathematics pre-course are differential calculus, partial derivatives, simple and multiple integrals. At the end of 14 interactive lectures, including time for hands-on exercises, students are expected to master the concepts and being able to apply them in different fields such as economics or statistics.
Prof. Pedro Talavera (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya)
Quantitative Analysis for Decision Making (2 ECTS)
This course provides an introduction to the basic notions in accounting from the balance sheet, income statement and cash flow to managerial accounting concepts such as variable and fixed costs and cost systems.
Prof. Natàlia Cugueró (Université Toulouse 1 Capitole)
Foundations of Research (2 ECTS)
("Foundations of Research" and "Research Design" are parts of this seminar)
This course has two main goals:
- The first is to provide students an overview of research design from different methodological perspectives.
- The second is to offer them an early opportunity to think and write about a research question of their interest which may become their dissertation topic eventually.
Prof. Africa Ariño Martín
- Introduction to Logic (3 ECTS)