THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2009/2010
Mathematics, Statistics and Econometrics (EC0054)
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.
? Pre-requisites : SGPE Postgraduates studying for MSc Economics or MSc Economics (Finance), OR by permission of the Programme Director.
? Costs : No
? Normal year taken : Postgraduate
? Contact Teaching Time : 7 hour(s) per week for 3 weeks
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Ms Marie Craft
Prof Andy Snell
School Website : http://www.ed.ac.uk/econ/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/