• Total units 24 Units
  • Specialisation code STAT-SPEC
  • Academic career Postgraduate
Statistics Specialisation

The Statistics specialisation is designed for students who wish to:

  • Develop a greater understanding of statistical principles and their application;
  • Improve analytical skills for interpreting and analysing statistical information;
  • Gain greater insight into the Australian and international financial markets;
  • Increase management skills for dealing with organisations, teams and policy issues; and,
  • Expand their applied knowledge in various specialised areas of statistics.
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This specialisation requires the completion of 24 units, which must consist of:

24 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
EMET8005 Economic Models and Introductory Econometrics 6
EMET8012 Business and Economic Forecasting 6
FINM7006 Foundations of Finance 6
MATH1113 Mathematical Foundations for Actuarial Studies 6
STAT6038 Regression Modelling 6
STAT6039 Principles of Mathematical Statistics 6
STAT6043 Life Contingencies 6
STAT6045 Actuarial Techniques 6
STAT6046 Financial Mathematics 6
STAT7001 Applied Statistics 6
STAT7018 Stochastic Modelling 6
STAT7026 Graphical Data Analysis 6
STAT7029 Design of Experiments and Surveys 6
STAT7030 Generalised Linear Models 6
STAT7042 Survival Models 6
STAT7055 Introductory Statistics for Business and Finance 6
STAT8002 Applied Time Series Analysis 6
STAT8003 Biostatistics 6
STAT8027 Statistical Inference 6
STAT8035 Risk Theory 6
STAT8036 Credibility Theory 6
STAT8053 Applied Research Essay 3-24
STAT8056 Advanced Mathematical Statistics 6
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