- Module code: EC121
- Module name: Mathematical Techniques A
- Department: Economics
- Credit: 12
Module content and teaching
To provide the requisite mathematical techniques for a thorough and rigorous study of economic analysis, econometric methods and applied economics subjects, appropriate to joint honours courses with Economics.
Principal learning outcomes
By the end of this module you will have acquired a foundation in mathematical techniques to study economics; and enhanced your capability to think clearly and rigorously, as required in the study of economics.
Timetabled teaching activities
All teaching for this module will be in Term 1 (the autumn term), with three lectures per week and weekly seminars. The first two weeks will be devoted to revision of GCSE algebra and will involve more intensive class teaching.
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|12 CATS (Module code: EC121-12)|
|D (Assessed/examined work)||Assessed Course Work||12.5%|
|Assessed Course Work||12.5%|
|Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9)||75%|
|Assessed Course Work||100%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- Undergraduate Economic Studies and Global Sustainable Development (L1L8) - Year 1
- Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 1
- Undergraduate Economics, Politics and International Studies (LM1D) - Year 1