- Module code: EC902
- Module name: Quantitative Methods: Econometrics A
- Department: Economics
- Credit: 50
Module content and teaching
The aim of this module is to equip the students with the necessary skills, including both the acquisition of habits of thought and knowledge of the techniques of modern econometrics, required for research. The module does not aim to go beyond the development of these fundamental professional skills to cover more advanced techniques.
Principal learning outcomes
By the end of the module the students will have developed the necessary skills needed for empirical research: important elements of the research training of all professional economists.
Timetabled teaching activities
There will be two lectures per week, classes in STATA in weeks 3 and 4 of the Autumn term, and weekly problem classes in the following weeks.
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|50 CATS (Module code: EC902-50)|
|D (Assessed/examined work)||Assessed Course Work||25%|
|locally Adminstered Exam||15%|
|Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9)||60%|
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