University of Technology Sydney

33116 Design, Data, and Decisions

6cp; Autumn: 4 hours per week (hpw): 2hpw (lecture style workshop, on-campus or online with recording), 2hpw (computer lab, on-campus); Summer: 12 days; each day has a 2 hour lecture style workshop (on-campus) followed by a 2 hour computer lab (on-campus)
Anti-requisite(s): 35151 Introduction to Statistics AND 37151 Introduction to Data Analysis


This subject focuses on data analysis. Students learn how to collect and analyse data, and how to draw valid conclusions from the data. The subject begins with a discussion of how to sample from a population, and how to describe the data collected. This is followed by a discussion of how to form and test hypotheses about the population using the data collected from the sample.

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Autumn session, City campus

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