Courses & Units

Quantitative Economic Analysis BEA142

Hobart

Note:

Students enrolled at the Launceston or Cradle Coast Campuses will need to listen to the audio lectures (delivered in Hobart) via MyLO prior to a weekly workshop held by video link.

Introduction

This unit provides economics and business students with basic quantitative techniques that help them analyse Economics problems . To some extent many of the mathematical tools covered will already be familiar to students from TCE Mathematics Applied. Since students will bring different mathematics backgrounds to the unit, there will be a thorough revision of basic concepts and tools as the unit progresses.

Summary

Unit name Quantitative Economic Analysis
Unit code BEA142
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
TSBE
Discipline Economics and Finance
Coordinator

Dr Jing Tian

Teaching staff

Dr Jing Tian

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2017: $1,131.00 2017: $2,168.00 010103

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

Either TCE MTG315115 General Mathematics, MTA315109 Mathematics Applied or MTM315114 Mathematics Methods OR a bridging mathematics unit (either UPP075, XAB090, BEA109 or EUS013 AND EUS014) OR a higher level Mathematics subject OR equivalent studies as accepted by the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics.

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

BEA141

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 x 1 hour workshop per week.

Assessment

Please check the unit outline for details.

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Textbooks

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