Statistics for Business


This module is intended to provide students with an introduction to a range of basic quantitative, statistical, analytic and computational skills and techniques which are of relevance in the business environment.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Calculate statistical data and represent this diagrammatically.

  2. Apply mathematical functions and equations in the solving of business problems

  3. Use time series modelling and regression analysis to identify data trends and to make business forecasts.

  4. Calculate expectation and probability to solve practical business problems.

  5. Demonstrate an understanding of the wide applicability of quantitative techniques in business.

% Coursework 30%
% Final Exam 70%