- Instructor: Lagos City Polytechnic
- Lectures: 7
- Duration: 10 weeks
Programme: Statistics (National Diploma)
Course Code: STA 111
Course: Descriptive statistics I
Theoretical: 1 hour /week
Practical: 2 hours /week
Goal: This course is designed to enable students to acquire a basic knowledge of descriptive statistics.
General Objectives: On completion of this course the diplomate should be able to:
- Understand the nature of statistical data, their types and uses
- Understand the procedures for collection of statistical data.
- Understand the difference between total coverage and partial coverage in data collection
- Understand the methods of data compilation
- Understand the methods of data presentation