This programme introduces you to the methods of statistical analysis, together with the underlying theory and some of the associated mathematics. The Graduate Certificate is a standard qualifying course for Birkbeck’s MSc Applied Statistics programmes.
You will gain an understanding of statistical methods and will be able to apply them to the analysis of real-world data sets. You will also learn how to use statistical computer packages.
Why study this course at Birkbeck?
Used mainly as a qualifying course for our MSc Applied Statistics for students who have a first degree in a different field and need to gain expertise in statistics and mathematics. Ideal as a way to top up existing knowledge, as preparation for further graduate study or as a stand-alone course
A first degree in any subject, plus A-level mathematics or equivalent, for example Birkbeck's Certificate of Higher Education in Mathematical Studies or the Open University modules Essential Mathematics 1 and Essential Mathematics 2. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.
Part-time home/EU students: £ 2650 pa Part-time overseas students: £ 4825 pa
Recipient: Birkbeck, University of London
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