Unit

School Of Computer, Data And Mathematical Sciences

Statistics for Business (WSTC)Western Sydney University Unit Code: 700007.6

Discipline: STATISTICS

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Michael CASEY


Assumed Knowledge
Mathematics, equivalent to the Mathematics subject in the NSW HSC


Equivalent Units
200032 - Statistics for Business

Incompatible Units
200192 - Statistics for Science, 200052 - Introduction to Economic Methods, 200182 - Quantitative Techniques, 200263 - Biometry

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled at Western Sydney University, The College. Students enrolled in extended diplomas must pass 40 credit points from the preparatory units listed in the course structure prior to enrolling in this University level unit. Pre-requisite: Students enrolled in 7005 Diploma in Information and Communications Technology, 7007 Diploma in Business and Commerce, 7059 Diploma in Business and Commerce Extended, 7063 Diploma in Business and Commerce, 7098 Diploma in Business or 7102 Diploma in Business Extended must pass 700045 Statistics for Academic Purposes (WSTC Prep) before enrolling in this unit.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Term 1  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  Michael CASEY  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Term 1  Yes  The College - Nirimba Education Precinct - DAY  Michael CASEY  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Term 2  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  Michael CASEY  Timetable not available  
2021 Term 2  Yes  The College - Nirimba Education Precinct - DAY  Michael CASEY  Timetable not available  
2021 Term 3  Yes  Bankstown Campus - DAY  Michael CASEY  Timetable not available  
2021 Term 3  Yes  The College - Nirimba Education Precinct - DAY  Michael CASEY  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
This unit introduces the basic concepts and techniques of statistics that are particularly relevant to problem solving in business. It also provides a sound base for more advanced study in statistics and forecasting in subsequent sessions. Topics include: presentation of data; descriptive statistics; the role of uncertainty in business decision making; hypothesis testing.


Courses
6000.2Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
6037.1Diploma in Business/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
6037.2Diploma in Business/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
7004.3Diploma in Information and Communications Technology Fast TrackCURRENT
7005.3Diploma in Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING
7018.5Diploma in Health Science (exit only)CURRENT
7098.1Diploma in BusinessCONTINUING
7100.1Diploma in Business Fast TrackCURRENT
7102.1Diploma in Business ExtendedCONTINUING
7102.2Diploma in Business ExtendedCONTINUING
7102.3Diploma in Business ExtendedCONTINUING
7102.4Diploma in Business ExtendedCURRENT
7142.2Diploma in Health Science ExtendedCURRENT
7177.1Diploma in BusinessCURRENT


Specialisations

A7045.1WSTC Business Extended Local Recent School LeaversCONTINUING
A7046.1WSTC Business Extended International StudentsCONTINUING
A7047.1WSTC Business Extended Non-Credentialed ApplicantsCONTINUING
A7097.1WSTC Business Extended Local Recent School LeaversCURRENT
A7098.1WSTC Business Extended International StudentsCURRENT
A7099.1WSTC Business Extended Non-Credentialed ApplicantsCURRENT
A7293.1WSTC Business Extended Local Recent School LeaversCURRENT
A7294.1WSTC Business Extended International StudentsCURRENT
A7295.1WSTC Business Extended Non-Credentialed ApplicantsCURRENT




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