Business Microeconomics

Module code: MA1407

This module is designed to introduce some basic economic concepts and methodologies, focusing particularly on the techniques relevant to the financial and actuarial industry. It consists of two main topics - economic models and the behaviour of consumers, and firms and markets.


  • 33 hours of lectures
  • 2 hours of seminars
  • 11 hours of tutorials
  • 4 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 100 hours of guided independent study


  • Exam, 2 hours (70%)
  • Mini project (30%)