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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. 

  1. Mathematical models in probability and statistics 

  2. Representation and summary of data 

  3. Probability 

  4. Correlation and regression 

  5. Discrete random variables 

  6. The Normal distribution 

 

Statistic Unit 2: Content Overview - Duration 12 Weeks

The Binomial and Poisson distributions; continuous random variables; continuous distributions; samples; hypothesis tests. 

  1. ​The Binomial and Poisson distributions 

  2. Continuous random variables 

  3. Continuous distributions 

  4. 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. 

  1. ​Combinations of random variables 

  2. Sampling

  3. Estimation, confidence intervals and tests 

  4. Goodness of fit and contingency tables 

  5. Correlation 

 

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

 
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