Statistics for Managers Training Course

Course Code

statsman

Duration

35 hours (usually 5 days including breaks)

Requirements

Exposure to statistical analysis result at work recommended but not required.

This course does not require in-depth mathematics skills.

Overview

This course has been created for decision makers whose primary goal is not to do the calculation and the analysis, but to understand them.

The course uses a lot of pictures, diagrams, computer simulations, anecdotes and sense of humour to explain concepts and pitfalls of statistics.

Course Outline

Introduction to Statistics

  • What are Statistics?
  • Importance of Statistics
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Variables
  • Percentiles
  • Measurement
  • Levels of Measurement
  • Basics of Data Collection
  • Distributions
  • Summation Notation
  • Linear Transformations

Common Pitfalls

  • Biased samples
  • Average, mean or median?
  • Misleading graphs
  • Semi-attached figures
  • Third variable problem
  • Ceteris paribus
  • Errors in reasoning
  • Understanding confidence level

Understanding Results

  • Describing Bivariate Data
  • Probability
  • Normal Distributions
  • Sampling Distributions
  • Estimation
  • Logic of Hypothesis Testing
  • Testing Means
  • Power
  • Prediction
  • ANOVA
  • Chi Square

Case Studies

  • Discussion about case studies chosen by the delegates.

Bookings, Prices and Enquiries

Private Classroom

From 9760EUR

Private Remote

From 6310EUR

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