|| AC10410 |
|| QUANTITATIVE METHODS FOR ACCOUNTING AND BUSINESS |
|| 2004/2005 |
|| Mr Alan Jones |
|| Semester 2 |
|| Glenda Roberts |
|| EC10910 |
| Course delivery
|| Lecture || 18 Hours |
|| Seminars / Tutorials || 6 Hours |
|| Practical || 2 Hours |
|Assessment Type||Assessment Length/Details||Proportion|
|Semester Exam||2 Hours ||80%|
|Semester Assessment|| ||20%|
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.
** Supplementary Text
Swift, Louise. (2001.) Quantitative methods for business, management and finance /Louise Swift.
** Consult For Futher Information
Curwin, Jon (2000.) Improve your maths :a refresher course /Jon Curwin and Roger Slater.
Business Press 1861525516
Croft, Anthony (1997.) Foundation maths /Anthony Croft, Robert Davison.
Addison Wesley 0201178044
Curwin, J, and Slater, R, (1996) Quantitative Methods for Business Decisions
5/e. International Thomson Business Press 1861520271
This module is at CQFW Level 4