Introductory Data Analysis

Module code: FS0033

This module will teach you the fundamental statistical skills necessary for any quantitative degree, and is designed to bring you to a level of knowledge and competence equivalent to elements of advanced level statistics. In particular, there will be a focus on developing statistical ability through the analysis of a variety of scientific data sets.

Topics covered

  • Data visualisation
  • Statistical methods
  • Probability
  • Statistical significance
  • Correlation

Learning

  • 10 hours of lectures
  • 10 hours of practicals and workshops
  • 130 hours of independent study

Assessment

  • Coursework (100%)