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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECON 306 - Introduction to Econometrics

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
This course provides an introduction to econometrics, with a focus on application and practice. The main objective of this course is to teach students to use and interpret a basic set of quantitative methods frequently employed in empirical analysis of economic phenomena. Applications of these methods will be emphasized throughout the course. Course topics include a review of estimation and hypothesis testing, linear regression and several extensions to linear regression.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: C- or better in ECON 101 , ECON 103 ; and STAT 200  or MATH 450 .
Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring
General Education Objectives:
GE1A: Read Critically GE1B: Analyze Arguments and Information GE5A: Reason Quantitatively GE5B: Reason Computationally GE5C: Reason Scientifically