School of Mathematics, Statistics and Operations Research

STAT-193 – Statistics for the Natural and Social Sciences

School:Maths Stats & Operations RsrchRestrictions:QUAN 102, MATH 277

An applied statistics course for students who will be advancing in other disciplines as well as those majoring in Applied Statistics. It is particularly suitable for students majoring in Biological Science subjects, Geography, Linguistics, Psychology and social sciences such as Education and is also suitable for students taking BCA subjects.

Tuition Fees

2015: domestic $701.10     international $3,419.10


1 hour per week, to be arranged, including:

Ten hours per week of help sessions (to be advised) will be available for individual assistance.


An alternation of ordinary and practical data assignments

Course Materials

An approved graphics calculator is required - the Casio fx-9750Gii is recommended (approximately$130).


Clark, M.J. and Randal, J.A., A First Course in Applied Statistics: with applications in biology, business and social sciences, Pearson, 2004 (or 2011), cost approximately $85.

Course Homepage

Trimester 1 2015

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
1791 (L3) 2 Mar – 5 Apr 2015Tue, Wed, Thu1710 - 1800New Kirk [Kelburn]LT303Richard Arnold*
Yuichi Hirose 
20 Apr – 7 Jun 2015Tue, Wed, Thu1710 - 1800New Kirk [Kelburn]LT303
11333 (L4) 2 Mar – 5 Apr 2015Tue, Wed, Fri1510 - 1600New Kirk [Kelburn]LT303Richard Arnold*
I-Ming Liu
Yuichi Hirose 
20 Apr – 7 Jun 2015Tue, Wed, Fri1510 - 1600New Kirk [Kelburn]LT303

Trimester 2 2015

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
4442 (L1) 13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015Mon, Wed, Thu1310 - 1400New Kirk [Kelburn]LT303Richard Arnold*
Yuichi Hirose 
7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015Mon, Wed, Thu1310 - 1400New Kirk [Kelburn]LT303
6164 (L2) 13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015Mon, Wed, Thu1100 - 1150Maclaurin [Kelburn]LT103Nokuthaba Sibanda
7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015Mon, Wed, Thu1100 - 1150Maclaurin [Kelburn]LT103