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Applied Statistics

Title Applied Statistics
Parent Major Mathematics and Statistics
Organisational Unit School of Engineering and Information Technology
Special requirements
Excluded Majors Mathematics and Statistics
Excluded Minors
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
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Minor Structure - 12 credit points

Part I - 3 or 6 credit points

Core Unit - 3 credit points

MAS183 Statistical Data Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Specified Electives - 0 or 3 credit points

If this unit is not taken then an additional Part II Specified Elective must be taken.

MAS182 Applied Mathematics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Part II - 6 or 9 credit points

Core Unit - 3 credit points

MAS353 Statistical Design and Data Analysis - 3 points
Not available this year

Specified Electives - 3 or 6 credit points

Select from the following units. If a Part I Specified Elective was taken then select one unit, otherwise complete both.

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

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