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Data and Analysis

Undergraduate | TAS-ZAB234 | 2024

Previously TAS-ZAB114

Use data to make decisions in business, science, and technology. You’ll learn how to collect data, interpret it, and present it. Get to know statistical techniques and software. Communicate results clearly. Present solutions with confidence.

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
14 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
22 July 2024

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Data and Analysis

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Describe how data are handled and analysed to support decision making in business, science, and technology disciplines.
    2. Select and apply data analysis and presentation methods to generate evidence that supports decision-making.
    3. Evaluate, interpret and communicate evidence generated from mathematical and statistical approaches.
    4. Critically reflect on own technical practice and discipline knowledge to generate plans for self-development.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Teaching Arrangement: Weekly online 1-2 hour tutorials

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
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