Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours |
Total Time Commitment: 60 hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Familiarity with statistical software (eg excel, Minitab)|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||N/A|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website : http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorProf Richard Dowell
|Subject Overview:||This subject will provide an introduction to research methods and basic data analysis procedures. This subject will equip the students with basic statistical knowledge and the ability to use common statistical analysis programs (eg Minitab). The student will learn how to complete commonly used statistics such as correlation and analysis of variance, and when to use parametric versus non-parametric tests.|
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject students will: |
Participation in one Minitab practical and completed report at the end of the practical to be submitted after Lecture 6, Semester 1 – 15%.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completion of this subject students should show: |
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