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Archived Version 2012 - 2013
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Description A module in mathematics and statistics which equips students with the foundation in mathematical sciences required for the study of modules at subsequent levels. | |||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||
Learning Outcomes 1. Analyse and explain a set of data using numerical measures 2. Solve statistical problems using Excel Spreadsheets 3. Apply the principles of sampling to solve problems 4. Solve problems by applying principles of probability and probability distributions 5. Chose suitable tests to formulate and apply hypotheses for statistical analysis 6. Communicate in writing the solution of numeric problems 7. Calculate relationships between variables to solve problems 8. Demonstrate an ability to understand basic concepts, and solve problems, in algebra and trigonometry. 9. Integrate and differentiate functions | |||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||
All module information is indicative and subject to change. For further information,students are advised to refer to the University's Marks and Standards and Programme Specific Regulations at: http://www.dcu.ie/registry/examinations/index.shtml |
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Indicative Content and
Learning Activities Statistical Methods Introductory Algebra and Excel The Organisation and Presentation of Data Measuring Central Tendency and Dispersion Probability Probability Distributions Elementary Sampling Theory & Methods Statistical Estimation Hypothesis Testing Applications of the Chi-Square Distribution Correlation and linear regression. Mathematical Methods Functions Linear Algebra Trigonometry Differential Calculus | |||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||
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Programme or List of Programmes |
IS | BSc in Management of Info Tech/Info Syst |
IT | BSc (Hons) in Information Technology |
ITDIP | Diploma in Information Technology |
ITS | Diploma/BSc in Information Technology |
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