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EC902 - Quantitative Methods: Econometrics A

  • Module code: EC902
  • Module name: Quantitative Methods: Econometrics A
  • Department: Economics
  • Credit: 50

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

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.

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Module assessment

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%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



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