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|Offered at:||(G, X)|
|Unit chair:||M Cyganowski|
|Incompatible with:||MSQ171, SQP112|
|Contact hours:||2 x 1 hour lectures, 1 x 2 hour practical per week|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
The unit introduces graphical formulations of data, normal and sampling distributions, and the concepts of mean and standard deviation. The laws of probability theory are discussed and described by example. Statistical estimates and tests on population means and proportions, chi-square tests on distribution and association, correlation and linear regression models, and the ANOVA analysis for comparing means are covered. Computer packages and calculators are used throughout the unit to minimise the computational effort.
Examination 60%, three assignments (10% each) 30%, practical exercises 10%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve a mark of at least 50% in the examination.
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Student Contribution Rate***||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.