Faculty of Engineering Built Environment and Information Technology Faculty of

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Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology Faculty of Education Faculty of Humanities Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences Prerequisites At least 5 (60-69%) in Mathematics in the Grade 12 examination. Candidates who do not qualify for STK 110 must register for STK 113 and STK 123 Contact time 1 tutorial per week, 1 practical per week, 3 lectures per week Language of tuition Separate classes for Afrikaans and English Academic organisation Statistics Period of presentation Semester 1 Statistics 120 (STK 120) Module content: Multivariate statistics: Analysis of variance, categorical data analysis, distribution-free methods, curve fitting, regression and correlation, the analysis of time series and indices.
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University of Pretoria Yearbook 2017 | | 13:36:09 07/02/2020 | Page 18 of 38 Statistical and economic applications of quantitative techniques: Systems of linear equations: drafting, matrices, solving and application. Optimisation; linear functions (two and more independent variables), non-linear functions (one and two independent variables). Marginal and total functions. Stochastic and deterministic variables in statistical and economic context: producers' and consumers' surplus, distribution functions, probability distributions, probability density functions. Identification, use, evaluation, interpretation of statistical computer packages and statistical techniques. This module is also presented as an anti-semester bilingual module. Module credits 13.00 Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology Faculty of Education Faculty of Humanities Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences Prerequisites STK 110 GS or both STK 113 GS and STK 123 GS or both WST 133 and WST 143 or STK 133 and STK 143 Contact time 1 practical per week, 1 tutorial per week, 3 lectures per week Language of tuition Separate classes for Afrikaans and English Academic organisation Statistics Period of presentation Semester 2 Mathematical statistics 111 (WST 111) Module content: Characterisation of a set of measurements: Graphical and numerical methods. Random sampling. Probability theory. Discrete and continuous random variables. Probability distributions. Generating functions and moments. Module credits 16.00 Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences Prerequisites At least 5 (60-69%) in Mathematics in the Grade 12 examination Contact time 4 lectures per week, 1 practical per week Language of tuition Separate classes for Afrikaans and English Academic organisation Statistics Period of presentation Semester 1 Mathematical statistics 121 (WST 121) Module content: Sampling distributions and the central limit theorem. Statistical inference: Point and interval estimation. Hypothesis testing with applications in one and two-sample cases. Introductory methods for: Linear regression and correlation, analysis of variance, categorical data analysis and non-parametric statistics. Identification, use,
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