AU: 3.0
Programme: MATH(SPS)

This course introduces the use of software for performing statistical data analysis. The topics concentrate on the use of statistical computer packages with main focus on SAS and we will also introduce SPSS and Splus/R. Data analysis process and collecting data, graphical and numerical methods for describing data, summarizing bivariate data, probability and population distribution, estimation and hypothesis testing using a single sample, comparing two population or treatments,analysis of categorical data and goodness-of-fit tests.