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Bachelor of Science in Statistics

To produce graduates with sound knowledge of statistics who are capable of critical thinking and problem solving,able to adapt to diverse environments and contribute significantly in various professions.


Benefits

At the end of the program, graduates with B.Sc. in Statistics are able to:

1. Explain the principles and concepts of mathematics and statistics;

2. Apply the mathematical and statistical principles in solving real world problems;

3. Conduct professional activities with good social skill and demonstrate a sense of responsibility;

4. Practice characteristics associated with professionalism and ethical responsibility in analyzing real life phenomena;

5. Communicate using critical thinking with effective, accurate and relevant concepts, and exhibit team work and leadership skills;

6. Convert problems into mathematical and statistical models, and develop scientific strategies to obtain solutions;

7. Engage in life-long learning to advance knowledge and applications of mathematics and statistics;

8. Apply managerial and entrepreneurial skills to manage resources needed to complete a task.

Course Structure

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN STATISTICS SESSION 2017/2018

(127 CREDITS)

1. UNIVERSITY COURSES (20 CREDITS)

COURSE CODE

COURSE NAME

PRE-REQUISITE

CREDITS

GLT

Communication in English

-

6

GKN/GKR/GKV

Co-curriculum

-

2

GIG1001

Islamic and Asian Civilization (TITAS)

-

2

GIG1002/GIG1006

Ethnic Relations/ Introduction to Malaysia

-

2

GIG1003

Basic Entrepreneurship Culture

-

2

GIG1004

Information Skills

-

2

GIG1005

Social Engagement

-

2

GIXxxxx

External Faculty Electives Course

-

2

2. CORE COURSES (72 CREDITS)

(I) FACULTY CORE COURSES (8 CREDITS) [TF]

COURSE CODE

COURSE NAME

PRE-REQUISITE

CREDITS

SIX1001

Introduction to Science and Technology Studies

-

3

SIX1002

Ethics and Safety

-

2

SIX1004

Statistics

-

3

(II) PROGRAM CORE COURSES (64 CREDITS) [TP]

COURSE CODE

COURSE NAME

PRE-REQUISITE

CREDITS

LEVEL 1 (24 Credits)

SIM1001

Basic Mathematics

-

4

SIM1002

Calculus I

-

4

SIM1003

Calculus II

SIM1002

4

SIN1001

Introduction to Computing

-

2

SIN1002

Introduction to Worksheet

-

2

SIN1003

Mathematical Methods I

SIM1002

4

SIT1001

Probability and Statistics I

SIM1002

4

LEVEL 2 (36 Credits)

SIM2001

Advanced Calculus

SIM1003

4

SIM2002

Linear Algebra

SIM1001

4

SIN2001

Mathematical Methods II

SIN1003

4

SIN2002

Structured Programming

SIM1002

4

SIT2001

Probability and Statistics II

SIT1001

4

SIT2002

Further Mathematical Statistics

SIT2001

4

SIT2003

Stochastic Processes

SIT2001

4

SIT2004

Regression Analysis

SIT1001

4

SIT2005

Data Analysis I

SIT1001

4

LEVEL 3 (4 Credits)

SIT3001

Introduction to Probability Theory

SIM2001 and SIT2002

4

3. ELECTIVE COURSES (35 CREDITS)

(I) PROGRAM ELECTIVE COURSES (at least 28 CREDITS) [EP]

SIT2006

Non-parametric Statistics

SIT1001

4

SIN3014

Industrial Training

SIM2002

5

SIN3015

Mathematical Science Project

SIM2002

4

SIT3002

Introduction to Multivariate Analysis

SIT2001

4

SIT3003

Computer Intensive Methods in Statistics

SIT2001

4

SIT3004

Applied Stochastic Processes

SIT2003

4

SIT3005

Time Series and Forecasting Methods

SIT2001

4

SIT3006

Further Topics in Regression Analysis

SIT2001 and SIT2004

4

SIT3007

Data Analysis II

SIT2001 and SIT2005

4

SIT3008

Introduction to Survey Sampling

SIT2001

4

SIT3009

Statistical Process Control

SIT2001

4

SIT3010

Introduction to Data Mining

SIT2001

4

SIT3011

Bioinformatics

SIT2001

4

SIT3012

Design and Analysis of Experiments

SIT1001 and SIT2004

4

SIT3013

Analysis of Failure and Survival Data

SIT2001

4

SIT3014

Introduction to Bayesian Statistics

SIT2001

4

(II) FACULTY ELECTIVE COURSES (7 CREDITS) [EF]

* Courses Offered by Other Institute/Department within the Faculty of Science

* Refer to the Faculty Elective Courses lists other than from the Institute of Mathematical Sciences but within the Faculty of Science

The exact number of elective courses of department offered in each year may be different, depending on the availability of manpower. Core courses in Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics or Bachelor of Actuarial Science can also be taken as elective courses of department for this program. Please refer to the respective programs.

Attention:

1. Students who wish to specialize in Bachelor of Science in Statistics must take at least 20 credits from courses with codes SIT3*** (not including SIN3014) listed in this program.

2. Students who wish to take SIN3014 or SIN3015 must pass at least 80 course credits listed in this program.


Entry Requirement

 

PROGRAM

KELAYAKAN

STPM
(Tahun Semasa)

MATRIKULASI / ASASI

STAM

DIPLOMA

KELAYAKAN LAIN

MS04
Sarjana Muda Sains Statistik
(7 Semester)

 

Aliran : Sains

  • Passed STPM with at least a CGPA of 3.00; and

     

  • Obtained at least Grade B (CGPA 3.00) in STPM level in the following subjects:
  • Mathematics T; and

     

  • One (1) of the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Physics
    • Chemistry

 

 

and

 

  • A minimum of Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

 

 


Aliran : Sains

  • Passed Matriculation/Foundation with at least a CGPA of 3.00; and

     

  • Obtained at least Grade B (CGPA 3.00) in Matriculation/Foundation in the following subjects:
  • Mathematics; and

     

  • One (1) of the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Physics/Engineering Physics
    • Chemistry/Engineering Chemistry

 

and

 

  • A minimum of Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

 

 

 




 

 

 

 

Tidak Ditawarkan

Aliran : Sains

  • A Diploma of Higher Learning Institute or other recognized institution in the field of the program being applied with at least a CGPA of 3.00

     

    or

     

  • Passed STPM not in current year with at least a CGPA of 3.00; and

     

  • Obtained at least Grade B (CGPA 3.00) in STPM level in the following subjects:
    • Mathematics T; and

       

  • Passed Matriculation/Foundation not in current year with at least a CGPA of 3.00 and fulfilled the specific program requirements as follows:

     

  • Obtained at least Grade B (CGPA 3.00) in Matriculation/Foundation in the following subjects:
  • One (1) of the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Physics
    • Chemistry

      or

       

  • Mathematics; and

     

  • One (1) of the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Physics/Engineering Physics
    • Chemistry/Engineering Chemistry

 

and

 

  • A minimum of Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET




 

Aliran : Sains

  • Obtained a GCE A-Level qualification with at least Grade B in the following subjects:

     

    • Mathematics/Further Mathematics; and

       

  • An International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with at least 30 points  of score  and obtained Grade 5 Higher Level in the following subjects:

     

    • Mathematics/Further Mathematics; and

       

  • An Australian Matriculation Programme (AUSMAT) qualification with at least Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR)  total of 80% and obtained at least 16 points  of score (High Achievement) in the following subjects:
    • Mathematics; and

       

  • A American Degree Foundation Program (ADFP) qualification in science stream with at least CGPA of 3.00  and at least grade B in the following subjects
  • One (1) of the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Mathematics/Further Mathematics

      or

       

  • One (1) of the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Mathematics/Further Mathematics

       

      or

       

  • One (1) of the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics

      or

       

  • Mathematics; and

 

  • One (1) of the following subjects:
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Physics

      and

       

  • A minimum of Level 2 (Band 2) in MUET

 

or

  • A minimum Band 4 IELTS

or

Obtained score at least 437-473 (PBT)/123-150 (CBT)/ 41-52 (IBT) TOEFL




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Intake Schedule

Semester I : September

Semester II : February

Deadline for Malaysian applicants : April for Semester I intake

Deadline for International applicants : June for Semester I intake and November for Semester II intake

Fees

RM8,260.00 (Local student)

Click here (International student)

Last Update: November 07, 2017

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