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EC203 - Applied Econometrics

  • Module code: EC203
  • Module name: Applied Econometrics
  • Department: Economics
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The course aims to provide students with important skills which are of both academic and vocational value, being an essential part of the intellectual training of an economist and social scientist and also useful for a career.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module students should have competencies in the following: An awareness of the empirical approach to economics and social science; review and extend fundamental statistical concepts; methods of data collection and analysis; regression analysis, its extensions and applications; use of spreadsheets and statistical packages such as SPSS (Or STATA).

Timetabled teaching activities

40 Lecture hours and 18 Support and Feedback classes.

Departmental link

https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/economics/current/modules/ec203

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: EC203-30)
A (Assessed work only) Assignment (15 CAT Monash students only) 20%
  Test (15 CAT Monash students only) 80%
D2 (Assessed/examined work) Test 1 5%
  Test 2 5%
  Assignment 1 5%
  Assignment 2 25%
  3 hour examination (Summer) 60%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed Visiting/Exchange PART YEAR ONLY 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • Undergraduate Economic Studies and Global Sustainable Development (L1L8) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate German and Economics (4-year) (R2L4) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Italian and Economics (4-year) (R3L4) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Hispanic Studies and Economics (4-year) (R4L1) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages and Economics (4-year) (R9L1) - Year 2
Optional
  • Undergraduate Economics, Politics and International Studies (LM1D) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Economics 4 Year Variants (LM1H) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate French and Economics (4-year) (R1L4) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MM) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MQ) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 2