(BENG 2142)


Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, student should be able to:

[1]  Identify clearly the concept of probability for a range of discrete and continuous random phenomena.

[2]  Apply the concept of sampling distribution, estimation and hypothesis testing to draw valid conclusion in solving engineering problems.

[3]  Analyze and interpret data by using simple linear and multiple linear regression techniques to forecast and produce statistical information.

[4]  Develop some experience in the implementation of statistics by using SPSS and Minitab.


This course consists of data description and numerical measures, probability, random variables and probability distributions, sampling distributions, estimation, hypothesis testing, simple linear regression.


[1]  Sara S.h., Fauziah, Nortazi, Farah S., 2008, Introduction To Statistics & Probability A Study Guide.  

[2]  Prem S. M., 2007, Introductory Statistics Using Technology, 5th Edition, John Wiley.

[3]  Douglas C. M., George C. R., 2010, Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers, 5th Edition, John Wiley.

[4]  Richard J., John F., Irwin M., 2010, Probability and Statistics for Engineers, 8th Edition, Pearson – Prentice Hall.

[5]  Jay L. D., 2008, Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences, 7th Edition, Thomson – Duxbury.