Math Foundation Course for 12th graders

Saturday 04/02/2017 - Friday 17/02/2017

SSE Riga, Strelnieku 4a

This course is designed to strengthen secondary school students’ math skills and build confidence before undergraduate studies.

Participation is free of charge, but due to the limited number of places, advance registration is required. Please note that priority will be given to Grade 12 students, and course attendance does not offer any advantage when applying to SSE Riga.

What does the Math Foundation course cover?

Date Topic
Session 1
Jan 28, 2017


Session 2
Feb 4, 2017

Functions of one variable (60 min)
Seminar (60 min)
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Session 3
Feb 11, 2017

Introduction to differentiation and optimization (60 min)
Seminar (60 min)
Problem set >
Solution >

Session 4
Feb 18, 2017

Introduction to integral calculus (60 min)
Seminar (60 min)

Who delivers the course?
The course has been designed by the SSE Riga faculty, and it will be delivered by Nicolas Gavoille (in the photo above), who is an Assistant Professor at SSE Riga and holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Rennes 1, France. At SSE Riga Nicolas Gavoille teaches BSc courses: Mathematics for Economists; Econometrics; Managerial Economics.

Where does it take place?
The lectures in the Math Foundation take place in Soros Auditorium at SSE Riga.
This is also a great opportunity to visit SSE Riga and get an idea of how it feels to be a student here.
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Address: Riga, Strēlnieku 4a.

Do I have to attend all classes?
Yes, you are advised to attend all scheduled sessions. 


Registration is closed due to the maximum number of participants reached.

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