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Course Overview

This course will equip participants with the basic knowledge and skills to perform measurement uncertainty estimation for chemical analysis. 

Who Should Attend

Participants who have completed Basic Statistics in Uncertainty Estimation course.

What You'll Learn

At the end of this course, you will be able to:


  1. Outline the needs for estimating uncertainty in routine measurements

  2. Identify sources of uncertainty in chemical analysis

  3. Explain that measurement uncertainty is an estimation based on statistical analysis

  4. List common approaches for measurement uncertainty estimation

  5. Explain the concepts of “Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty of Measurement – ISO/IEC Guide 98” (GUM approach or bottom-up approach) incorporating the requirements of the ISO 5725

  6. Explain the concepts of top-down approach



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.

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Course Contact

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  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)

    Temasek Polytechnic

    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 109

    21 Tampines Avenue 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.