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DSD: Intermediate statistics with Excel 2016
Course Description:

This is not a statistics course nor is it a basic Excel course. Participants must have an adequate statistical understanding and hold the pre-requisite Excel skills listed in our Moodle course.

This course is aimed at those who would like to learn how to write formulae and use functions in Excel for basic statistical purposes. The course includes major descriptive measures, the computation of variance by hand and correlations.

The course consists of one two hour on-line session.


There are a number of pre-requisites for this course. Please visit the Digital Skills Development Moodle course for details.

You should ensure that you have all the relevant pre-requisite skills prior to attending this course.


Once you have enrolled, please check that you have received a confirmation email from MyLearning. You will also receive an email with a joining link at least one day before the session.

Courses start on the hour but please join during the 5 minutes prior to this to download resources and test out your connection/audio.

For more details on how to book, cancel and join sessions please visit our practical course information page.

Topics covered will include:
  • Measures of location
  • Measures of diffusion
  • Measures of shape
  • Frequency
  • Correlation
  • worksheet and data management
  • simple tables
Intended Audience:
This course is aimed at those with statistical knowledge who wish to learn how to use Excel to carry out statistical analysis of their data.
Target Audience: UCL Staff only
22/03/2023 - 22/03/2023  (Enrol between 11/11/2022 and 22/03/2023) Enrol

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