Overview

Many business professionals find statistics useful in their work: Financial specialists use statistical models to perform portfolio analysis, while forensic accountants rely on statistical methods to uncover financial fraud. Therefore, a firm grounding in business statistics is critical to every individual who wishes to excel in the accounting profession.  
 
With the aid of business-focused settings, students will learn and master descriptive statistics, probability theory and distributions, sampling distributions, inferential statistics and regression analysis. Beyond the statistical computations, this module makes attempt to emphasis conceptual understanding, interpretation of statistical results and application to case studies

Teaching Team

What You’ll Learn

  • Use descriptive statistical methods to organize, summarize and present data
  • Use statistical models and methods to compute statistical measures including probabilities, confidence intervals and p values
  • Interpret and explain significance of statistical measures including probabilities, confidence intervals, p values, and regression coefficients
  • Apply statistical analysis to case studies and employ results to facilitate decision making

Who Should Attend

Singaporean students who are unable to return to their overseas universities due to Covid-19 situation.

SITizens Learning Credits (SLC) - Eligible Course

SIT Alumni: Before registering for courses, please activate your SITizens Learning Credits via the email sent by SIT Alumni Team, on behalf of SITLEARN Professional Development.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY (only for SIT Alumni)

 

Certificate and Assessment

A Certificate of Participation will be issued to participants who:
  • Attend at least 75% of the workshop
  • Complete the Continual Assessemnt.
A Certificate of Attainment will be issued to participants who
  • Attend 75% of the module, and
  • Complete and pass the Continual Assessemnt

Schedule

Week Topics
1 Numerical Descriptive Measures
2 Basic Probability
Basic Probability
4 Discrete Probability Distributions
5 Normal Distribution
6 Sampling Distribution
7 Recess Week
8 Confidence Interval Estimation
Hypothesis Testing
10 Linear Regression - 1
11 Linear Regression - 2
12 Revision
13 Self Revision 
 
Exact schedule will be sent once accepted into the course. 

Fees

Category Full Fee After SF Funding After SF Mid-Career
Enhanced Subsidy
Singapore Citizen (Below 40) / Singapore PR $3,033.45 $910.04* Not Eligible
Singapore Citizen (40 & above) $3,033.45 $910.04 $$343.04*
Non-Singaporeans $3,033.45 Not Eligible Not Eligible

Note:
  • All figures include GST. GST applies to individuals and Singapore-registered companies.
  • You can opt for either SkillsFuture Funding or Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy. Both cannot be combined.

» Learn more about funding types available

Terms & Conditions:

SkillsFuture Funding


In order to be eligible for the 70% training grant awarded by SkillsFuture, applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) must:
  1.  Be a Singaporean Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident
  2.  Not receive any other funding from government sources in respect of the actual grant disbursed for the programme

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy

To be eligible for the 90% enhanced subsidy awarded, applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) must:
  1.  Be a Singaporean Citizen
  2.  Be at least 40 years old
  3.  Not receive any other funding from government sources in respect of the actual grant disbursed for the programme
SIT reserves the right to collect the balance of the programme fees (i.e. the potential grant amount) directly from the applicants (and/or their sponsoring organisations where applicable) should the above requirements not be fulfilled.

SIT reserves the right to make changes to published course information, including dates, times, venues, fees and instructors without prior notice.

Key Info

Venue SIT@Dover, 10 Dover Drive S138683
Time 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Date 07 Sep 2020 (Mon) to
20 Dec 2020 (Sun)
Registration is Closed.

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