Applied Statistics in Engineering

  • Credits 2.5  credits
  • Education level Second cycle
  • Study location Distance with no obligatory meetings
  • Course code MTK327
  • Main area Environmental Engineering

​In this course you will learn how statistics can be used in science and engineering to enhance the thrill of discovery, facilitate the creation of new knowledge, challenge your assumptions, and make good decisions based on data. Statistics is vital in every field and in this course, you will learn the role it can play in the field of sustainable development. You will learn certain statistical tools, how to apply them, and ways of thinking about results that will aid you in your studies and future career.

Occasions for this course

Autumn semester 2024

  • Autumn semester 2024


    2.5 credits


    2024-11-04 - 2024-12-01 (part time 50%)

    Education level

    Second cycle

    Course type

    Freestanding course

    Application code




    Study location

    Independent of location

    Teaching form

    Distance learning
    Number of mandatory occasions including examination: 0
    Number of other physical occasions: 0

    Course syllabus & literature

    See course plan and literature list (MTK327)

    Specific requirements

    120 credits of which 90 credits engineering and/or natural science and 7.5 credits in mathematics. In addition Swedish course B/Swedish course 3 and English course B/English course 6 are required. For courses given entirely in English exemption is made from the requirement in Swedish course B/Swedish course 3.


    University credits

Questions about the course?

If you have any questions about the course, please contact the Course Coordinator.


Monica Odlare