To support students enrolled in statistics, The Learning Centre provides a range of activities associated with mathematics and learning skills these include:
Success in Maths for Statistics on-campus workshops
Topics include formulas, arithmetic, calculator, basic statistics, graphing. See the workshop program (PDF*120.5kb) Complete the online readiness testing in mathematics (UConnect username and password required) to self assess your knowledge and determine whether you need to attend this workshop.
For more information on Maths workshops
Success in Maths for Statistics online tutorials
SIMS workbook (PDF* 1.58mb)
- Arithmetic* useful keys on the calculator; order of calculation, percentage change, decimals, fractions, ratios, reading tables
- Formula in statistics* writing relationships in words and as formulas, substituting into formulas, solving equations.
- Graphing* elationships as graphs, drawing graphs, the linear function, applications in statistics
- Statistics* organisation and display of data, the analysis of data, calculating summary statistics, data with two variables
*useful keys on the calculator; order of calculation, percentage change, decimals, fractions, ratios, reading tables
Readiness testing in mathematics (USQConnect username and password required) to self assess your knowledge and skills.
Calculator and other workshops
A number of workshops are held and can be found at Find a course
Free online booklets on 'using calculators' are available to all students.
Later in the semester 'Calculator' assistance can be obtained through an individual Mathematics consultation through The Learning Centre at all campuses.
Talk with a Learning Centre tutor
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