Module Overview

Basic Statistics

The aim of this module is to  provide a basic foundation of statistical knowledge to enable the student to present data in a clear and concise form, to give students the ability to analyse data and to draw conclusions from them. Also, to enable them to use resources such as electronic calculators, and spreadsheets

Module Code

MATH 1006

ECTS Credits


*Curricular information is subject to change

Data presentation

Organize and visualize categorical variables.Organize and visualize numerical variablesSummarize a mix of variables.

Numerical Data Analysis

Ordered array Frequency distributions Cumulative distributions Steam and Leaf

Measures of Central Tendency

Mean Median Mode

Measures of Dispersion & variance

Range Variance Standard deviationEmpirical ruleZ-scoreChebychev’s Theorem

Foundation of Probability and counting

Basic Concepts of Probability and CountingConditional Probability and the Multiplication Rule


Different sampling methods Random, Stratified Clusterrd Convenience

Module Content & Assessment
Assessment Breakdown %
Formal Examination60
Other Assessment(s)40