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Course Overview

The subject provides an introduction to basic statistical concepts. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability distributions, estimation of population parameter, hypothesis testing, and linear regression.

 

Objectives

The aims of this subject are to provide students with:

  • Practical knowledge of statistical concepts and techniques to generate information for decision-making.
  • Analytical skills to understand statistical findings.
  • Interpretative skills to use statistical findings for decision making.

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications.

 

To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular course, please click here

What You'll Learn

1. Describe the role of statistics, its applications and the basic statistical terms.

2. Apply graphical and computational methods to describe qualitative and quantitative data.

3. Explain the basic concepts of probability.

4. Apply discrete probability distributions.

5. Apply continuous probability distributions.

6. Apply point and interval estimates.

7. Apply hypothesis testing techniques.

8. Apply simple linear regression analysis.

 

Modes of Assessment

Continual Assessment 100%

 

Certification

Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded a Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Diploma in Engineering (Operations & Systems Management).

Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

18 October 2021

03 May - 19 July 2021

7pm - 10pm
(weekday)
1-2 times a week 

APPLY

Steps to follow in your application:

 

Step 1 - Enter NRIC/ Passport No.

Step 2 - Select UEF – Modular - Engineering (Operations & Systems Management) and course commencement date.

Step 3 - Enter personal, qualification, employment and sponsoring details (if applicable).

Step 4 - Select, rank your preference for the selected subject(s) and indicate the number of subject(s) you wish to take. Please note that the subject start date(s) denotes the semester start date.

Step 5: Make declaration and submit online application.

Course Fees

Fee Type  Total Fees
(w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$112.92 
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
S$109.14 

Singapore Citizens aged below 40

S$166.92
Singapore Permanent Residents  S$1,097.82
Others & Repeat Students S$1,097.82

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Course Contact

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  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing Block 1A, 
    Level 3, Unit 81
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.

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