Level of study First Year
Credit value 10
Pre-requisite modules None
Other pre-requisites Co-requisite - Introductory Quantitative Methods B - 11101
Quantitative Methods provides an introduction to some of the techniques employed in economic analysis. The course starts with an introduction to elementary algebra and proceeds to show how economic problems can be formulated and solved algebraically. The emphasis is on practical application rather than on the study of mathematics for its own sake.
Teaching and learning methods
2 hr lectures, 1 x class per week