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#### Levels of measurement

Aimed at statistics beginners, this learning object describes, and gives examples of, the four levels of measurement of... see more

#### Statistics - an intuitive... Statistics - an intuitive introduction : central tendency

Statistical data have a tendency to cluster around some central point. How do we determine this point? Is there just one... see more

#### Statistics - an intuitive... Statistics - an intuitive introduction : graphical display

Different ways of displaying data: boxplots, histograms and distributions.

#### Statistics - an intuitive... Statistics - an intuitive introduction : introduction

Things you need to know before looking at the statistics courses here.

#### Statistics - an intuitive... Statistics - an intuitive introduction : normal distribution

One of the most common statistical distributions is the normal distribution. What does it tell us and how do we use it?

#### Statistics - an intuitive... Statistics - an intuitive introduction : standard deviation

A standard way of measuring statistical variability: standard deviation and the associated concepts of variance and... see more

#### Statistics - an intuitive... Statistics - an intuitive introduction : summation sign

Understanding the summation sign: what does it do â€¦ why does it exist?

#### Statistics - an intuitive... Statistics - an intuitive introduction : variability

Statistical data vary: range and inter-quartile range measure this. Are they good measures?

#### Beyond infinity

This popular maths talk gives an introduction to various different kinds of infinity, both countable and uncountable.... see more

#### Functional analysis

As taught in 2006-2007 and 2007-2008. Functional analysis begins with a marriage of linear algebra and metric topology.... see more

#### How and why we do mathematical proofs

This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2009/10 The... see more

#### Introduction to compact operators

The aim of this session is to cover the basic theory of compact linear operators on Banach spaces. This includes... see more

#### Mathematical analysis

This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. It is as taught in 2009-2010. This... see more

#### Number for Nurses: Division

The Number for Nurses Computer Assisted Learning Package begins with a basic principles section which is followed by... see more

#### Quantum field theory

This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. Last taught in Spring Semester 2006 A... see more

#### Regularity conditions for Banach... Regularity conditions for Banach function algebras

In June 2009 the Operator Algebras and Applications International Summer School was held in Lisbon. Dr Joel Feinstein... see more

#### Uniform convergence and pointwise... Uniform convergence and pointwise convergence

The aim of this material is to introduce the student to two notions of convergence for sequences of real-valued... see more

#### Why do we do proofs?

The aim of this session is to motivate students to understand why we might want to do proofs, why proofs are important,... see more