Statistics is the science and art of making decisions in the presence of variability. This subject provides a foundation in the basic practice of statistics. The subject's orientation is towards the sciences and covers both experimental and observational data. The emphasis is on understanding statistical concepts and applying acquired skills to data interpretation by the use of a modern software package.
No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2020.
School of Computing and Mathematics
Students who have completed STA201 may not enrol in STA401. This is because a significant component of material covered in STA401 is similar to material they have already studied in this subject.
STA201 Covers similar content
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of STA401 in Session 1 2019. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: July 2020. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.