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SYM4045 - Applied Statistics

12 points, SCA Band 2, 0.250 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Arts

Leader: Dharma Arunachalam


Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Evening)


Statistical methods used in social research. Topics include univariate analysis, cross-tabulation, control variables, correlations and tests of statistical significance, graphical displays, sampling theory and its practical application.


Two practical assignments: 70%
Essay (2700 words): 30% (equivalent to a total of 9000 words)

Contact hours

2 hours (1 x 2 hour seminar) per week