BSc in Statistics with Finance
For all first, second and third year students in 201415
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, Financial Institutions and Financial Management* or MA103 Introduction to Abstract Mathematics  

* Note that AC104 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)  
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)  
Algebra and Number Theory (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)  
Algebra and Number Theory (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)  
Simulation Modelling and Analysis (H) (formerly OR307)  
Practical Optimisation Modelling (H) (third year only)  
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 Accounting, Financial Institutions 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  
Commercial Law  
Information Technology and the Law  
Organisational Theory and Behaviour (formerly ID200)  
Firms, Management and Competitive Advantage (H)  
Operational Research Methods (formerly OR202)  
International Context of Management (H) (formerly MN303)  
Simulation Modelling and Analysis (H) (formerly OR307)  
Principles of Marketing (H) (third year only)  
Marketing Action Learning Project (H) (third year only)  
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. 