Postgraduate Certificate Applied Statistics   DT9002

  • Postgraduate Taught
  • Level 9
  • 1 Year
  • Part-Time
  • Kevin Street
  • School of Mathematical Sciences
  • College of Sciences and Health

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What is Postgraduate Certificate Applied Statistics?

The programme Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Statistics (DT9002) is a one-year part-time programme, delivered by the School of Mathematical Sciences. Classes are held in the evenings so that study can be balanced with work and personal life. This programme studies a range of modern topics in statistics at Postgraduate Certificate level. The programme is suitable for participants who wish to learn statistics for the first time or to build on their existing knowledge and skills set. The programme is be a blend of underlying theory and practice with an emphasis on the use of modern software packages, such as R. Participants will build on the skills required to understand the value and practical usage of statistical models, interpret and challenge results and have the ability to formulate and communicate the objectives of a statistical data analysis. Researchers who use statistical analysis and modelling techniques are also suitable for this programme.

Students may be required to attend classes at locations across the Institute.

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