BSc in Mathematics with Economics

For all first, second and third year students in 2015-16  

Paper

Course number and title

See note

LSE100

The LSE Course: Understanding the causes of things

Year 1

1

EC100

Economics A or

 

EC102

Economics B §

2

MA100

Mathematical Methods

3

ST102

Elementary Statistical Theory

4

MA103

Introduction to Abstract Mathematics

Year 2

5

Either EC201 Microeconomic Principles I or EC202 Microeconomic Principles II

6

MA212

Further Mathematical Methods

7

MA203

Real Analysis (H)

8

Courses to the value of 1.5 units from:

 

MA208

Optimisation Theory (H)

 

MA209

Differential Equations (H)

 

MA210

Discrete Mathematics (H)

 

MA211

Algebra and Number Theory (H)

 

ST202

Probability, Distribution Theory and Inference

Year 3

9

EC210

Macroeconomic Principles or

EC221

Principles of Econometrics or

EC302

Political Economy or

EC310

Behavioural Economics or

EC313

Industrial Economics or

EC319

Economic Theory and its Applications

10 & 11

Courses to the value of two units from the following (no more than one MA2** course and no more than two of the listed ST courses can be  be taken):

 

MA208

Optimisation Theory (H) (if not taken under 8)

MA209

Differential Equations (H) (if not taken under 8)

MA210

Discrete Mathematics (H) (if not taken under 8)

MA211

Algebra and Number Theory (H) (if not taken under 8)

MA300

Game Theory

MA301

Game Theory I (H)

MA303

Chaos in Dynamical Systems (H)

MA305

Optimisation in Function Spaces (H)  

MA310

Mathematics of Finance and Valuation (H)

MA313

Probability for Finance (H)

MA314

Algorithms in Java (H)

MA315

Algebra and its Applications (H)

MA316

Graph Theory (H)

MA317

Complex Analysis (H)

MA318

History of Mathematics in Finance and Economics (H)

MA319

Partial Differential Equations (H)

ST300

Regression and Generalised Linear Models (H)

ST302

Stochastic Processes (H)

ST304

Time Series and Forecasting (H)

ST308

Bayesian Inference (H)

12

Any other paper approved by the Course Tutor.

Notes

§ Course allocation dependant on Economics A-level or equivalent background. See course guides for further information.

 

LSE100 is taken by all students in the Lent Term of Year 1 and the Michaelmas Term of Year 2. The course is compulsory but does not affect the final degree classification.