Applications open for 2022 entry Get in touch


15 Credits

This is an introductory level course for those who wish to use statistics in social science, or in any other context.  The course provides a precise and accurate treatment of introductory probability theory, statistical ideas, methods and techniques.  The course also enables the students to start on their journey to being able to appreciate empirical literature in the field of Economics.

This course is intended to prepare students for the use of statistics in their more advanced empirical courses (particularly Econometrics and Applied Economics), and accustom students to using statistical methods in their studies.