Course Title: Analyse data and report results

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4397 Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

Course Title: Analyse data and report results

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2019,
Term2 2020,
Term2 2021

Course Contact: Rauha Quazi

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4277

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge to perform scientific calculations, analyse trends and uncertainty in data and report results within the required timeframe. This unit of competency applies to technical officers and laboratory technicians working in all industry sectors.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MSL924003 Process and interpret data

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSL925004 Analyse data and report results


1. Perform scientific calculations

2. Analyse trends and relationships in data

3. Determine variation and/or uncertainty in data distributions

4. Check for aberrant results

5. Report results

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may include quizzes, folio of completed tasks & observation of skills