Full Title:Quantitative Techniques
Module Code:MATH B8Z03
 
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2013/14 ( September 2013 )
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Module Description:no description provided
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Interpret and analyse the mathematical importance of statistical data
  2. Investigate and estimate mathematical relationships among data
  3. Transmit and interpret realistic conclusions drawn from data analysis
  4. Critically analyse commercial and economical problems
  5. Identify trends in data over time, seasonal variations in data in order to forecast future trends
  6. Explain correlation and regression techniques
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Statistical analysis of data
n/a
Regression and correlation
n/a
Time-series analysis
n/a
Index numbers
n/a
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work30.00%
End of Module Formal Examination70.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Class Test Mid-semester class test 5 30.00 0 0 n/a 0
No Project
No Practical
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,6 70.00 0 0 End-of-Semester 0

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Directed Reading No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This course has no Part Time workload.
Resources
Supplementary Book Resources
  • Oakshott, L. 2012, Essential Quantitative Methods: For Business, Management and Finance, Palgrave [ISBN: 9780230302662]
  • Francis, A. 2001, Business Mathematics andStatistics, Continuum International Publishing Group [ISBN: 9780826454102]
  • Swift, L. 2004, Quantitative Methods for Business, Management and Finance, Palgrave Publishers [ISBN: 9780230218246]
  • Dewhurst, F. 2005, Quantitative Methods for Business & Management, McGraw Hill [ISBN: 9780077109028]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
DK_BMRKT_8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing 4 Elective