Credit points: 15
In this subject you will be introduced to statistical methods which are frequently used in science, psychology, health science and the social sciences. Topics include descriptive treatment of sample data, elementary probability and distributions, estimation and hypothesis testing of means and proportions. Other topics may include sample survey techniques, introduction to regression and chi-squared distribution. The statistical package SPSS will also be introduced.
FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering
Subject Co-ordinatorChristopher Lenard
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG
Incompatible subjects STA1LS, STA2LS, STA1SS, STA2SS,STA1CTS, STA1PSY, ECO1ISB
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||The basic practice of statistics & CDR||Prescribed||Moore, DS, Notz, WI and Fligner, MA 2013||6TH EDN, W.H. FREEMAN, NEW YORK.|
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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorChristopher Lenard
Three 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 1.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
|one 3-hour examination||70|
|two 45-minute tests (each 15%)||In order to pass the subject, a mark of at least 40% must be obtained on the examination, as well as an overall mark of at least 50%.||30|