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MA2405 - Statistics and Data Analysis 2

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Engineering (pre 2015)

A course of lectures and practicals on statistical methods in the applied sciences. Topics include an introduction to scientific inference, exploratory data analysis on PCs, analysis of variance, regression, repeated measures analyses, nonparametric techniques and analysis of messy data.

Learning Outcomes

  • design and analysis of results from experiments and surveys;
  • develop skills in practical statistical modelling.
Prerequisites: MA1401 OR BZ2001
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
BS3001

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coord/Lect: Professor Yvette Everingham.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 13 hours practicals
Assessment: end of semester exam (55%); other exams (15%); assignments (30%).

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