BSc Statistics with Finance
For all first, second and third year students in 201314
Paper 
Course number and title  
See note 
The LSE Course: Understanding the causes of things.  
Year 1  

1 
Elementary Statistical Theory.  
2 
Mathematical Methods  
3 
Economics B  
4 
Elements of Accounting and Finance* or MA103 Introduction to Abstract Mathematics  

* Note that AC100 is a prerequisite for all AC courses at levels 2 and 3.  
 
Year 2  
5 
Further Mathematical Methods  
6 
Probability, Distribution Theory and Inference  
7 
Courses to the value of one unit from the list below:  
 
Sample Surveys and Experiments (H)  
Applied Regression (H)  
Actuarial Investigations  Financial (H)  
Survival Models (H)  
Introduction to Abstract Mathematics (if not taken under paper 4)  
Real Analysis (H)  
Optimisation Theory (H)  
Differential Equations (H)  
Discrete Mathematics (H)  
8 
Principles of Finance  
Year 3  
9 
Regression and Generalised Linear Models (H)  
Time Series and Forecasting (H)  
10 
Courses to the value of one unit from the list below:  
Stochastic Processes (H)  
Actuarial Mathematics: Life  
Actuarial Mathematics: General (H)  
Aspects of Market Research (H)  
Bayesian Inference (H)  
Applied Statistics Project (H)  
Market Research: An Integrated Approach  
Stochastic and Actuarial Methods in Finance  
Real Analysis (H)  
Optimisation Theory (H)  
Differential Equations (H)  
Discrete Mathematics (H)  
Game Theory  
Game Theory I (H)  
Chaos in Dynamical Systems (H)  
Optimisation in Function Spaces (H)  
Mathematics of Finance and Valuation (H)  
Probability for Finance (H)  
Theory of Algorithms (H)  
Algebra and its Applications (H)  
Complex Analysis (H)  
History of Mathematics in Finance and Economics (H)  
Model Building in Operational Research  
Decision Sciences in Theory and Practice  
Simulation Modelling and Analysis (H)  
11 
Corporate Finance, Investments and Financial Markets or  
Quantitative Finance  
12 
Courses to the value of one unit from paper 10 or the list below:  
Corporate Finance, Investments and Financial Markets or  
Quantitative Finance  
Elements of Financial Accounting, Management Accounting and Financial Management  
Managerial Accounting  
Management Accounting, Financial Management and Organisational Control  
Financial Accounting, Analysis and Valuation  
Auditing, Governance and Risk Management  
Microeconomic Principles II  
Macroeconomic Principles  
Principles of Econometrics  
Industrial Economics  
Monetary Economics  
Organisational Theory and Behaviour  
IS340 
Information Systems in Business (withdrawn 13/14)  
Commercial Law  
Information Technology and the Law  
Firms, Management and Competitive Advantage (H)  
International Marketing: A Strategic Approach  
International Context of Management (H)  
Strategy (H)  
Aspects of Marketing Management (H)  
Operational Research Methods (H)  
Model Building in Operational Research  
Decision Sciences in Theory and Practice  
Simulation Modelling and Analysis (H)  
Philosophy of Science  
Philosophy of Economics  
Demographic Description and Analysis  
Work, Management and Globalisation  
Sample Surveys and Experiments (H)  
Actuarial Investigations: Financial (H)  
Survival Models (H)  
Notes 
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. 