Design and Measurement 3

STA20002, formerly LSQ300 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester

Contact hours

  • 42 hours over the teaching period (normally 3.5 hours per week)

Aims and objectives

The aims are to provide you with the skills necessary to:
• Critically assess statistics presented in journal articles
• Choose and conduct appropriate statistical analyses on your own data
• Write informative reports on statistical analyses

On completion of the unit students will be able to :
• Make a clear statement of the objectives of a study
• Prepare data for analysis using appropriate data screening techniques
• Analyse the data using appropriate multivariate statistical techniques
• Interpret the results and write a concise, informative report

Courses with unit

*From July, 2013 this unit will be taught at the Hawthorn Campus
Co-badged with STA310 Multivariate Statistics (Online)

This is a prescribed unit of study in the Social Science Major/s. It may also be undertaken as a unit of study in any other Swinburne degree program, subject to the prerequisite and degree requirements.

Please note that unit codes have changed from 2014. Please ensure that you check the unit entry for the correct 2014 unit code.