The purpose of this
course is to enhance the studentsí knowledge of
statistical analysis in social science in general and
management in particular. The key objective of this
course is to help the student to demonstrate knowledge
of the procedures and correct application of basic
statistical techniques. This course is designed to help
students to develop skills that will enable you to
become both a user and a consumer of basic statistical
techniques that are commonly used in contemporary
research in the management and business field. As
fundamental statistical skills will enable you to better
understand and communicate information you may
encounter, the course will cover a series of topics in
quantitative data analysis.
Learning Outcome of Course (ILO)
(A) Knowledge and understanding :
Giving the student knowledge and background to the
Increasing the ability of students to view and analyze
Knowledge of some statistical measures.
A.4. An understanding of the
distinction between descriptive and inferential
statistics and their applications.
Intellectual skills :
B.1. Increase the studentís ability to
think and determine the aims of research.
Determine the aim help the student to develop the
suitable questions on the questioner.
understanding of the goals and logic of statistical
inference and hypothesis testing.
( C ) professional and practical skills :
Ability of student to choose the suitable sample.
Increase the studentís ability to find statistical
measures required in different applications.
understanding of the application of appropriate
statistical techniques to basic and applied research in
management and business research.
C.4. An understanding of how to
write a questionnaire.
( D ) General and transferable skills :
Using software with the computer to calculate
the different measures.
4- Contents :
Populations and samples.
Constructing a questionnaire.
Organizing and graphing data.
Measures of central tendency.
Measures of dispersion.
Correlation and regression analysis.
Discrete random variables and their
Continuous random variables and the
Estimation of the mean and proportion.
Hypothesis tests about the mean and
5- Teaching and learning methods :
6-Teaching and learning methods for
office hours in necessary cases
7- Students Assessment methods
questions to measure the skill of analysis and
examination to measure the ability remember and
understand the information.
and exercises to measure the ability to work in groups
and follow-up decision.
quizzes through the semester
Final exam at the end of the semester.
: 20 %
exam : 60 %
8- List of References :
Handout for each lecture based on the
text book chapters as a conclusion to main
points in the course outline.
Statistical techniques in business and
economics ď by : Douglas, William and Samuel 8th
Any book in statistics
أستاذ المقرر : Abdel-hamid Nigm
Statistical Analysis (1)
جامعة القاهرة كلية
المعارف والمهارات للمقرر الدراسى
المحتويات الرئيسية للمقرر
presentation of data in the form of frequency tables