This four'year programme provides an advanced education in statistics together with experience of education in a different cultural and/or linguistic setting, which will broaden your horizons and prepare you for a variety of careers that have a special emphasis on international expertise.
Year one: compulsory courses: mathematics for students of economics, statistics & related disciplines 1; mathematics for students of economics, statistics & related disciplines 2; introduction to probability and statistics; further probability and statistics; introduction to practical statistics. Year two: compulsory courses: mathematics for students of economics, statistics & related disciplines 3; probability and inference; linear models and the analysis of variance. Optional courses: introduction to applied probability; computing for practical statistics; social statistics; optimisation algorithms in operational research. Year three: year abroad. Final year: statistical science project; statistical models and data analysis; statistical design of investigations; statistical computing; applied Bayesian methods; decision and risk; stochastic systems; forecasting; statistical inference; medical statistics; stochastic methods in finance; factorial experimentation.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|MSci (Hons)||£18,830 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
|MSci (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- SQA Advanced Higher AAA
- Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAAA
- GCE A-level AAA-A*AA
- International Baccalaureate
- European Baccalaureate 85%-90%
- Course specific
- GCE AS-level
- SQA Higher
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 95%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 87%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 93%
|Studying and working||5|
Total Written: 87%
Total Coursework: 12%
Total Practical: 1%