Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Making Sense of DataWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 301032.2

Discipline: STATISTICS

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Neil Hopkins


Assumed Knowledge
Basic Statistics.


Prerequisite
300700 Statistical Decision Making OR 200263 Biometry OR 200032 Statistics for Business

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Spring  Yes  Campbelltown Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
The unit builds on the basic statistical concepts introduced in first year, and also prepares students for broader application of statistics for those majoring in science or business. Topics include hypothesis testing; analysis of categorical data; analysis of variance; non-parametric methods; re-sampling (cross validation/bootstrapping); Introduction to visual data analysis; simple Multivariate statistics and sampling and design.


Courses
2743.10Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2743.7Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2743.8Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2743.9Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
3562.9Bachelor of Science (Advanced Science)CONTINUING
3639.4Bachelor of Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
3658.6Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of ArtsCONTINUING
3660.6Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of International StudiesCONTINUING
3675.4Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING
3676.4Bachelor of Science (Chemistry)CONTINUING
3679.3Bachelor of Science (Mathematical Science)CONTINUING
3684.2Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)CURRENT
3687.2Bachelor of Information SystemsCURRENT
3688.1Bachelor of Information Systems AdvancedCURRENT
3736.1Bachelor of Science - Pathway to Teaching (Primary/Secondary)CONTINUING
3769.1Bachelor of Data ScienceCURRENT
3778.1Bachelor of MathematicsCURRENT
4748.2Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
6004.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING
6039.1Diploma/Bachelor of Information and Communications TechnologyCURRENT
6040.1Diploma in Information and Communications Technology / Bachelor of Information SystemsCURRENT


Specialisations

KP3027.1General ProgramCONTINUING
KT3128.1Biological ScienceCONTINUING
KT3129.1ChemistryCONTINUING
KT3150.1Mathematical SciencesCONTINUING
MT3038.1Data ScienceCURRENT
SM3089.1StatisticsCONTINUING




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