Demystifying statistics: Which test to use?

Starting with the basics of statistics and why they are used in research to analyse the data collected, Dr Julie Burrows and A/Prof Tony Smith try to give an encouraging and user friendly introduction to statistical methods, including displaying the results of descriptive statistical analysis and inferential statistical tests appropriate hypothesis testing for different types of data.


The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.