Course level



Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology


Civil Engineering School, Mathematics & Physics School




One Semester

Delivery mode


Class contact

3 Lecture hours, 2 Tutorial hours


STAT2201, STAT1201, STAT1301, STAT2203, ENVM2000


MATH1052, ENGG1400

Assessment methods

Assignments and 2 Exams, including one 2-hour exam for Probability and Statistics and another 2-hour exam for Scientific Computing and Visualisation. Students from CIVL2510 will take both exams. Students from other disciplines (e.g. Mechanical Engineering) will take the first exam only.

Course coordinator

Dr Dorival Pedroso (

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

The course introduces fundamental concepts of probability, statistical methods and computer programming strategies to perform data analyses and develop mathematical models for engineering applications. The content comprises probability distributions, sampling methods, hypothesis tests, regression, computer programming, graphing and visualisation, among others.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2020 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile