BSc in Statistics with Finance

For all first, second and third  year students in 2014-15

Paper

Course number and title

See note

LSE100

The LSE Course: Understanding the causes of things.

Year 1

1

ST102

Elementary Statistical Theory.

2

MA100

Mathematical Methods

3

EC102

Economics B

4

AC104

Elements of Accounting, Financial Institutions and Financial Management* or  MA103 Introduction to Abstract Mathematics

 

* Note that AC104 is a pre-requisite for all AC courses at levels 2 and 3.

 

Year 2

5

MA212

Further Mathematical Methods

6

ST202

Probability, Distribution Theory and Inference

7

Courses to the value of one unit from the list below:

 

ST205

Sample Surveys and Experiments (H)

ST226

Actuarial Investigations - Financial (H)

ST227

Survival Models (H)

MA103

Introduction to Abstract Mathematics (if not taken under paper 4)

MA203

Real Analysis (H)

MA208

Optimisation Theory (H)

MA209

Differential Equations (H)

MA210

Discrete Mathematics (H)

MA211

Algebra and Number Theory (H)

8

FM212

Principles of Finance

Year 3

9

ST300

Regression and Generalised Linear Models (H)

ST304

Time Series and Forecasting (H)

10

Courses to the value of one unit from the list below:

ST302

Stochastic Processes (H)

ST305

Actuarial Mathematics: Life

ST306

Actuarial Mathematics: General (H)

ST307

Aspects of Market Research (H)

ST308

Bayesian Inference (H)

ST312

Applied Statistics Project (H) 

ST327

Market Research: An Integrated Approach

ST330

Stochastic and Actuarial Methods in Finance

MA203

Real Analysis (H)

MA208

Optimisation Theory (H)

MA209

Differential Equations (H)

MA210

Discrete Mathematics (H)

MA211

Algebra and Number Theory (H)

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

Theory of Algorithms (H)

MA315

Algebra and its Applications (H)

MA317

Complex Analysis (H)

MA318

History of Mathematics in Finance and Economics (H)

MG308

Simulation Modelling and Analysis (H) (formerly OR307)

MG313

Practical Optimisation Modelling (H) (third year only)

11

FM300

Corporate Finance, Investments and Financial Markets or

FM320

Quantitative Finance

12

Courses to the value of one unit from paper 10 or the list below:

FM300

Corporate Finance, Investments and Financial Markets or

FM320

Quantitative Finance

AC104

Elements of Accounting, Financial Institutions and Financial Management

AC211

Managerial Accounting

AC310

Management Accounting, Financial Management and Organisational Control

AC330

Financial Accounting, Analysis and Valuation

AC340

Auditing, Governance and Risk Management

EC202

Microeconomic Principles II

EC210

Macroeconomic Principles

EC221

Principles of Econometrics

LL209

Commercial Law

LL210

Information Technology and the Law

MG203

Organisational Theory and Behaviour (formerly ID200)

MG206

Firms, Management and Competitive Advantage (H)

MG211

Operational Research Methods (formerly OR202)

MG307

International Context of Management (H) (formerly MN303)

MG308

Simulation Modelling and Analysis (H) (formerly OR307)

MG314

Principles of Marketing (H) (third year only)

MG315

Marketing Action Learning Project (H) (third year only)

PH201

Philosophy of Science

PH211

Philosophy of Economics

SA250

Demographic Description and Analysis

SO212

Work, Management and Globalisation

ST205

Sample Surveys and Experiments (H)

ST226

Actuarial Investigations: Financial (H)

ST227

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.