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Statistics for Educators

Postgraduate | CUR-MTP508 | 2024

Explore the occasions where quantitative mathematics are employed to aid scientific inquiries. Discuss how statistics, data collection, measurement and geometry can be used or misused in this context. Give and receive feedback to and from your peers.

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Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
27 May 2024

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Statistics for Educators

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. use content knowledge and pedagogical content knowledge of quantitative mathematics (scientific numeracy) to critically evaluate how quantitative mathematics can be used and misused to support claims
    2. create a challenging, engaging, and differentiated learning program incorporating appropriate quantitative mathematics
    3. select a range of resources, including technologies, appropriate to the statistical needs of educators

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • CUR-PRI-MAS-2024 - Master of Teaching (Primary Education)

Additional requirements

  • Software requirements - Access to Microsoft Office or a unit approved alternative, access to video creation and editing software.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Teaching (Primary Education)

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