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Mathematics, Statistics and Econometrics (EC0054)

? Credit Points : 0  ? SCQF Level : 11  ? Acronym : ECN-P-QM0

The main objectives of the maths course are to refresh knowledge in mathematical economics, to establish a common basic standard and to facilitate the start to the core courses in macro and microeconomics. For Statistics the objective is to furnish students with the basic skills of probability, statistics and econometrics, including the use of the computer package EViews, which will be required for the compulsory Quantitative Methods course.

Entry Requirements

? Pre-requisites : SGPE Postgraduates studying for MSc Economics or MSc Economics (Finance), OR by permission of the Programme Director.

? Costs : No

Subject Areas

Delivery Information

? Normal year taken : Postgraduate

? Delivery Period : Block 1 only

? Contact Teaching Time : 7 hour(s) per week for 3 weeks

Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes

See description

Assessment Information

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Contact and Further Information

The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.

Course Secretary

Ms Marie Craft
Tel : (0131 6)51 1764
Email : Marie.Craft@ed.ac.uk

Course Organiser

Prof Andy Snell
Tel : (0131 6)50 3848
Email : a.j.snell@ed.ac.uk

School Website : http://www.ed.ac.uk/econ/

College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/

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