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EC901 - Economic Analysis (PG)

  • Module code: EC901
  • Module name: Economic Analysis (PG)
  • Department: Economics
  • Credit: 22, 24, 44

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

Microeconomics: The main objective of this module is to provide a foundation of key microeconomic principles, covering some of the most important topics, concepts and methods used in modern microeconomic analysis. Macroeconomics: To provide a rounded knowledge of modern macroeconomic theory and relevant empirical evidence.

Principal learning outcomes

Microeconomics: The module aims to provide a firm understanding of the principles of microeconomic analysis. Macroeconomics: Students should gain an ability to exposit and critically appraise modern theoretical models of the determination of the major macroeconomic variables, and an understanding of how they help explain the empirical evidence.

Timetabled teaching activities

Microeconomics: 36 Lecture hours and 8 Seminars. Macroeconomics: 36 Lecture hours and 8 Seminars.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/economics/pg/modules/ec901

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
22 CATS (Module code: EC901-22)
B (Examination only) 3 hour examination (Micro) (January) 100%
24 CATS (Module code: EC901-24)
B1 (Examination only) 3-hour examination (Micro) (January) 100%
B2 (Examination only) 3-hour examination (Macro) (January) 100%
44 CATS (Module code: EC901-44)
B (Examination only) 3-hour examination (Micro) (January) 50%
  3-hour examination (Macro) (January) 50%
BR (Examination only) 2-hour examination (Macro) RESIT USE ONLY 50%
  2-hour examination (Micro) RESIT USE ONLY 50%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core
  • Postgraduate Taught Behavioural and Economic Science (Economics Track) (C8P8) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Economics (L1P6) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Economics and International Financial Economics (L1P7) - Year 1
Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G300) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G300) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30A) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30A) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30A) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30B) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30B) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30B) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30C) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30C) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30C) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30D) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30D) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30D) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30G) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30G) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30G) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30H) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30H) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30H) - Year 5