Courses Catalogue

Econometrics

COURSE CODE: ECO2102
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 0
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Education (Economics) - B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

Course Justification

Students of economics need skills in analysis of economic issues through research. This course is designed to equip students with research and analytical skills in economics.

Course Description

This course entails the models and methods used to estimate relationships and test hypotheses pertaining to economic variables. The course applies many of the concepts and techniques learned in quantitative methods to regression analysis.

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to teach students how to conduct basic empirical research in economics.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course unit, students should demonstrate ability to:

  • Explain the model and methods used in analyzing economic variables.
  •  Discuss the econometrical analytical tools that can be used in analyzing economic variables.
  • Describe the Use analytical tools in computing economic variables