At the end of this course, you will be able to:
List basic statistical tools for measurement uncertainty estimation
Identify various types of errors incurred in chemical analysis
Perform calculations for the propagation of random errors
Relate samples to a population
Explain normal, rectangular and triangular probability distributions of data
Determine the confidence interval in a measurement
Identify outliers from a set of analytical data
Participants who complete the following suite of MLCs will be eligible to apply for exemption to part-time Specialist Diploma in Laboratory Management & Instrumentation upon succession admission into the programme offered by Temasek Polytechnic, subject to the approval of the polytechnic:
Upon successful admission, they will also be granted partial exemption in the Measurement Uncertainty module.
(Note : Partial exemption can be granted in the form of exemption from theoretical lessons and/or test components.)
Mode of Assessment
Term Tests / Quizzes / Assignments – measure participants’ understanding of key concepts and application of concepts learnt for each topic.
Participants will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic upon completion of each MLC.