Gain extensive knowledge of probability and statistics. Combine this with pure mathematics or applied mathematics. This degree will equip you with problem-solving and decision-making tools. You’ll experience using statistical software and practise conducting and communicating statistical investigations. You’ll develop your understanding of time series analysis, multivariate data analysis, regression analysis, and hypothesis testing. You’ll also explore classical and Bayesian statistics. A mathematics and statistics degree let you access to professional training or entry-level roles in various career areas, such as data analysis, finance, teaching, and statistics.
There are no formal entry requirements to study this qualification, but it is very important that you are well prepared to study mathematics at this level. Computer and internet access required.
You'll be equipped with skills and knowledge required for jobs in fields such as education, engineering, the pharmaceutical industry, business, finance, and accountancy.
Distance and Flexible learning