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Postgraduate Module Descriptor

SSIM905: Mathematics and Programming Skills for Social Scientists

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Basic reading:


Cioffi-Revilla, Claudio. Introduction to computational social science: principles and applications. Springer Science & Business Media, 2013.

Gill, Jeff. 2006. Essential Mathematics for Political and Social Research. Cambridge, Eng- land: Cambridge University Press.