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Statistics (G3)

Below are detailed subject listings, along with the subject table that ranks that course.

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HESA Subject Description CUG Subject
Statistics (G300) The study of the collection and analysis of numerical data. Mathematics
Applied statistics (G310) The application of statistical techniques to functional areas. Mathematics
Medical statistics (G311) The application of statistical techniques to the collection and analysis of numerical data relating to medicine. Mathematics
Probability (G320) The mathematical study of chance. Mathematics
Stochastic processes (G330) The mathematical study of systems and processes involving variables subject to random variations. Mathematics
Statistical modelling (G340) The use of statistical techniques in the modelling and simulation of 'real-world' systems or processes. Mathematics
Mathematical statistics (G350) Concerned with the mathematical theory and proofs forming the basis of probability and inference, and their applications to the collection, analysis and description of data. Mathematics
Statistics not elsewhere classified (G390) Miscellaneous grouping for related subjects which do not fit into the other Statistics categories. To be used sparingly. Mathematics