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Statistics Course

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Course Summary:

If you want to develop the skills to help you construct statistical models of real world situations and draw accurate conclusions from numerical data. Also, if you’ve already decided to study A Level Maths and want a second mathematical A Level to develop your statistical knowledge, which can look very good an your UCAS application for subjects such as Biology and Psychology. Finally, it will suit you if you’re a numerate student who is happy working with basic algebra and formulae and likes the idea of using a graphical calculator to perform the necessary calculations.

Higher Education Destinations:

MMU – Computer Science
The University of Chester – Accounting and Finance (3 year)
Sheffield Hallam University – Electronic Engineering

Career destinations:

  • Actuary
  • Education
  • Statistician
  • Engineer
  • Chartered accountant

Entry Requirements:

A minimum grade 5 in GCSE Maths is essential.

Assessment Method:

100% exam

Student Case Studies:

Jake Ghani

Jake Ghani

"I decided to study Statistics because I enjoyed the statistics section of my Maths GCSE; I found it relevant to the real world and therefore more interesting. The course has been challenging but with the help of my tutor I have completed some interesting experiments and I can confidently apply many new statistical techniques, which I hope will prove valuable for my future career."