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Statistics  Mathematics
Format:
(Live Online)
Duration:
40 weeks
Application Fee:
RS 2,000
(Domestic)
USD 35
(International)
Monthly Fee:
RS 6,950
(Domestic)
USD 65
(International)
Statistics 1:
33.3% of total iAL
Statistics 2:
33.3% of total iAS
Statistics 3:
33.3% of total iAL
Examination overview:
S1: The examination will consist of one 1 1/2 hour paper. It will contain about seven questions of varying length. The mark allocations per question will be stated on the paper. All questions should be attempted.
Formulae
Formulae which students are expected to know are given overleaf and these will not appear in the booklet, Mathematical Formulae including Statistical Formulae and Tables, which will be provided for use with the paper. Questions will be set in SI units and other units in common usage.
S2: Prerequisites
A knowledge of the specification for S1 and its prerequisites and associated formulae, together with a knowledge of differentiation and integration of polynomials, binomial coefficients in connection with the binomial distribution and the evaluation of the exponential function, is assumed and may be tested.
The examination will consist of one 1 1/2 hour paper. It will contain about seven questions of varying length. The mark allocations per question will be stated on the paper. All questions should be attempted.
S3: Prerequisites
A knowledge of the specifications for S1 and S2, and their prerequisites and associated formulae, is assumed and may be tested.
The examination will consist of one 1 1/2 hour paper. It will contain about seven questions of varying length. The mark allocations per question will be stated on the paper. All questions should be attempted.
Statistics Unit 1: Content Overview  Duration 12 Weeks
Mathematical models in probability and statistics; representation and summary of data; probability; correlation and regression; discrete random variables; discrete distributions; the Normal distribution.

Mathematical models in probability and statistics

Representation and summary of data

Probability

Correlation and regression

Discrete random variables

The Normal distribution
Statistic Unit 2: Content Overview  Duration 12 Weeks
The Binomial and Poisson distributions; continuous random variables; continuous distributions; samples; hypothesis tests.

The Binomial and Poisson distributions

Continuous random variables

Continuous distributions

Hypothesis tests
Statistics Unit 3: Content overview  Duration 12 weeks
Combinations of random variables; sampling; estimation, confidence intervals and tests; goodness of fit and contingency tables; regression and correlation.

Combinations of random variables

Sampling

Estimation, confidence intervals and tests

Goodness of fit and contingency tables

Correlation
For details on each of the Units of Core Mathematics please read through this