PROGRAM DETAILSProgramme Code: QM5023
Medium of instructions: English
The course covers rudimentary statistical techniques in analysing data. It starts with descriptive statistics and then build-up various concepts related to data analyses. These include probability, probability distribution function, sampling and sampling distribution.
Based on those concepts, steps in hypothesis testing are detailed. Various cases are discussed for testing hypotheses. These include (i) mean, (ii) proportion and (iii) variance for one- and two-samples. Finally, the course covers basic approaches in analysing correlations between variables, namely, by means of correlation analysis and simple linear regression analyses.