Planit


Statistics

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

Year 1: In your first year you will take two courses covering topics in probability and introductory statistical methods, and design of experiments, analysis of variance and statistical methods for paired data.

You will also study two other subjects in year 1 according to your interests: see Degrees in Arts, Science and Social Sciences.

Year 2: You will take four courses covering topics in statistical methods and probability, introducing the ideas of likelihood and regression modelling.

You will also study one or two other subjects in year 2 according to your interests: see Degrees in Arts, Science and Social Sciences.

Years 3, 4 and 5: If you proceed to Honours (years three and four) you will gain an imaginative mix of theoretical and practical training, which involves project planning, report writing and the development of presentational skills. General topics covered across courses include probability, modelling, design, inference, computational inference, sampling and databases and a range of applications including biostatistics, environmental statistics and financial statistics.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements

Standard entry: 5 Highers at AAAAA (by end S6 with min BBBB after S5) including Maths and a science subject.

Widening access entry: 4 Highers at AABB/BBBB (by end S6) including Maths and a science subject. Completion of pre-entry programme is necessary.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MSci

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

G302

Course Length

5 years

Faculty

College of Science and Engineering

Department

School of Mathematics and Statistics

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General