Course Title: Analyse and present research information

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4126

Course Title: Analyse and present research information

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business


Term1 2008

Course Contact: Clem Simonetto

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 5426

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course aims to introduce students to the fundamental statistical concepts that managers commonly use when preparing business reports. The purpose of this course is to develop statistical thinking that focus on ways to understand and manage available data and reduce variation of available data. This course will also provide students with the skills and knowledge in the application of statistical analyses and processing of business data.

The knowledge capabilities listed above are embedded within the learning process of this course, which aims for students to develop an understanding of the role and application of statistics in business decision making.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBCMN405A Analyse and Present Research Information


BSBCMN405A/01 1. Gather and Organise Information<o:p></o:p>

BSBCMN405A/02 Research and Analyse Information

BSBCMN405A/03 Present Information

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may include tests and an assignment.
Test will be closed book tests consisting of multiple choice questions, problem solving exercises and applied exercises. A Formula Sheet will be provided and only non-programmable calculators are allowed.

The Group Assignment will require students to undertake basic research on a marketing/advertising theme. It will also include source information from specified web sites.

You will receive ongoing feedback on your progress in the course. Feedback on assessment will be given in a timely manner. You will be informed about how to improve your performance in the competency/course and what you need to do to be deemed competent or to gain a pass in the assessment.