MA Public Opinion and Political Behaviour
BSc Economics with Mathematics options

Year 2, Component 03

EC251-5-SP or MA210-5-SP or MA209-5-SP
EC251-5-SP
Mathematical Methods in Economics
(15 CREDITS)

What mathematical methods can analyse economic problems? And what mathematical tools are needed to understand economic models? Gain an introduction to the mathematical methods commonly used in economics, build your knowledge of mathematical tools for work in economics and develop your understanding of the mathematical language used in economic literature.

MA209-5-SP
Numerical Methods
(15 CREDITS)

How can we solve a problem that does not have a nice pen-and-paper solution? How do we ensure our computers use the available data efficiently to deliver accurate and reliable results? Understand the practical techniques for carrying out numerical computations on a range of mathematical problems. Build your knowledge of mathematical computing. Learn how to implement and execute algorithms in Matlab.

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