Semester 1, 2013: This unit will be offered in Hobart face-to-face and by distance.
Semester 2, 2013: This unit will be offered in Hobart face-to-face.
Semester 5, 2013: This unit will be offered in Hobart face-to-face.
This unit introduces students to statistical methods which are useful in the decision making process. It seeks to provide basic statistical knowledge for analysing data, and aims to develop skills in using appropriate statistical methods to make and carry out decisions which are supported by data.
Internal assessment 40%; Final exam 60%.
Weekdays (Hobart semesters 1 and 2): 1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 x 1 hour tutorial per week. Spring School (semester 5): intensive delivery over three week period.
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
Fully online - H,L,I,W,N,O This unit is taught entirely online
Resource dependent teaching & learning - H,L,I,W,N,O Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
About Flexible Study Options
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.