MMAT5530 - Finite Mathematics and Mathematical Programming - 2015/16

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General Information


  • CHEUNG, Leung Fu
    • Office: LSB 209
    • Tel: 39437961
    • Email:
    • Office Hours: by appointment

Course Description

The course is intended to discuss mathematical methods frequently applied in managerial, business and social studies. It starts with a review of Linear Equations, then the main topics are selected from Linear Programming and Simplex Method, Counting and Probability, Game Theory, Basic Finance Mathematics, Mathematical Modelling. (Not for undergraduate students, students in the MSc. Programme in Mathematics, and students who have taken MAT/MATH5011, 5012, 5031, 5032, 5051, 570S, 6xxx and 7xxx.)


  • No text book. Course materials will be sent to you via e-mail or launched to this webpage.

Lecture Notes

Tutorial Notes


Quizzes and Exams

Assessment Scheme

Homework Assignments 20%
Classwork Assignments 30%
Final Examination (28 April 2016) 50%

Honesty in Academic Work

The Chinese University of Hong Kong places very high importance on honesty in academic work submitted by students, and adopts a policy of zero tolerance on cheating and plagiarism. Any related offence will lead to disciplinary action including termination of studies at the University. Although cases of cheating or plagiarism are rare at the University, everyone should make himself / herself familiar with the content of the following website:

and thereby help avoid any practice that would not be acceptable.

Last updated: April 26, 2016 11:59:03