|Module Title||QUANTITATIVE METHODS FOR ACCOUNTING AND BUSINESS|
|Co-ordinator||Professor David Gwilliam|
|Course delivery||Lecture||18 Hours|
|Seminars / Tutorials||6 Hours|
This module gives an introduction to statistics for use in a business environment. It covers statistical methods and the application of formal decision models in a business context, together with the use of basic statistical software. After completing the module students should be able to: present and summarise a data set, understand basic probability concepts, use linear regression techniques, graphically present linear programming problems and be familiar with statistical software.
Module outline and readings can be found at:
The current year's module outline can be found via The School's website
Curwin, J, and Slater, R,. Quantitative Methods for Business Decisions. 4th.