This three'year programme is designed for students with an interest in the powerful applications of statistics who also wish to develop their mathematical knowledge and explore the interactions between the two subjects. No previous knowledge of statistics is required.
Years 1 and 2: Foundations are laid with a balanced selection of courses from each department, including the following compulsory statistics courses: Year 1: Introduction to statistical methods; introduction to probability. Year 2: Computing for practical statistics; linear models and the analysis of variance; introduction to applied probability; probability and inference; either: optimisation algorithms in operations research, or: social statistics. Year 3: Compulsory course in statistical inference; range of options in both subjects including following statistics options: actuarial science; clinical and pharmaceutical studies; decision and risk; epidemiological methods; forecasting; optimisation algorithms in operational research; social statistics; stochastic systems. Sponsorship available for students through the year in industry scheme.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|BSc (Hons)||£18,830 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
|BSc (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- SQA Advanced Higher A1A1A-A1AA
- Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAAA
- GCE A-level A*AA-A*A*A
- European Baccalaureate 90%
- International Baccalaureate
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- 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%
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Total Written: 87%
Total Coursework: 13%