Module Handbook

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Course WIW-QMT-DST-K-1

Statistics I (2V+1U, 4.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes and tutorials (V/U/T) 4.0 CP
2 V Lecture 30 h 60 h
1 U Exercise class/tutorial (in small groups) 15 h 15 h
(2V+1U) 4.0 CP 45 h 75 h


CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [1] Bachelor (General)
Language [DE] German
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Size of exercise classes/tutorials:
  • tutorials: max. 30 students
  • exercise classes: max. 150 students


  • statistical characteristics and variables
  • statistical measures and distributions
  • position and scattering parameters
  • two-dimensional distributions
  • correlations
  • index numbers
  • statistical procedures
  • regression

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Students .....
  • are proficient in economically relevant, fundamental methods of descriptive statistics
  • can quantify economic relationships
  • have the competence to apply methods of descriptive statistics independently and to solve problems of economic practice


  • Bamberg, G., Baur, F.: „Statistik“, Oldenbourg 2009
  • Bol, G.: „Deskriptive Statistik“, Oldenbourg 2004
  • Fahrmeir, L., Künstler, R., Pigeot, I., Tutz, G.: „Statistik“, Springer 2007
  • Mosler, K., Schmid, F.: „Beschreibende Statistik und Wirtschaftsstatistik“, Springer 2004
  • Quatember, A.: „Statistik ohne Angst vor Formeln“, Pearson Studium 2008
  • Schira, J.: „Statistische Methoden der VWL und BWL“, Pearson Studium 2013
  • Wewel, M. C.: „Statistik im Bachelor-Studium der BWL und VWL“, Pearson Studium 2006


All course materials are available in OLAT


Subscription in KIS Office necessary in order to receive OLAT password

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [WIW-QMT-DST-K-1]

Module Name Context
[WIW-QMT-DST-M-1] Statistics I P: Obligatory 2V+1U, 4.0 LP