· combine statistical analysis and report writing skills to prepare concise business reports
· Develop and enhance computer skills, eg. MS Word and MS Excel
· apply statistical tools and functions to sets of data
· reinforce learnt statistical concepts such as descriptive statistics, sampling, normal
Distribution, correlation and regression.
Students are expected to submit genuine attempts before a pass grade or above can be awarded for the subject. This assignment MUST BE PRESENTED AS A PROFESSIONAL REPORT of no more than 7 A4 pages, plus the appendices. The report should include all references and resources used in its compilation. All calculations for task 1, 2, 3 and 4 must be performed and presented using MS Excel and Word.
You are to submit the Assignment by email. You are to include the report in Word and the Excel spreadsheets that you have used for the tasks. No marks will be awarded for written calculations.
In this assignment, you will develop an appropriate style in writing a business report using the ‘Recommended Business Report Presentation’ as a guide (See pg 5). The report shall include four sections to represent the four different tasks.
N.B. No extension will be given to students except in special circumstances