Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Course Overview:
This subject provides students with background mathematical and statistical skills necessary for solving a wide range of commerce problems. It draws heavily on examples from accounting, management and marketing and, to a lesser extent, economics and finance.
Course highlights:
review of statistics; tests of the location of populations; simple and multiple regression for use with time series and cross section data, including interpretation of estimates, hypothesis testing and forecasting, an introduction to diagnostics; Logit models; an introduction to time series methods; and seasonality.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
Knowledge acquired here will be very useful in future courses such as econometrics.