External maths and statistics resources
Below is a list of links to external resources and course providers. We do not officially endorse these resources, but they may be of interest to staff and students. Each section is ordered alphabetically
If you are aware of any resources or courses that you think would be useful to include, please contact the MASH team and we will add them to the list.
Khan Academy stores over 2,700 videos covering everything from arithmetic to statistics, physics, finance and 240 practice exercises.
Nationally-funded network championing maths and stats learning support in Universities. Has numerous resources.
Ask almost any maths or statistics question and receive a detailed explanation.
UK wide resources for all higher education institutions.
Maths e.g. provides a database of self-testing questions covering a wide range of A-level maths. The feedback will be available immediately after submitting your answer.
Series of open access resources created by Martin Greenhow at Brunel University, including diagnostic tests and other resources which you may find useful.
Contains numerous vodcasts and other materials aimed at first-year engineers and A-level mathematics students.
A self-help maths resource from the University of Leeds.
A collection of electronic textbooks created by Doug Stirling from Massey University, New Zealand.
Online Statistics Education: An Interactive Multimedia Course of Study is a resource for learning and teaching introductory statistics. It contains material presented in textbook format and as video presentations. Each section is followed by a small online quiz with solutions.
The Stat Trek website provides resources to help students learn to solve statistical problems independently, without the need to ask for help. The online Advanced Placement (AP) Statistics tutorial from Stat Trek has been developed to help students master the Advanced Placement Statistics Examination and provides complete coverage of the AP Statistics curriculum.
This resource was created by Jenny Freeman at the University of Sheffield for first-year medical students. It covers the basics of medical statistics, including a self-test resource.
Free resources curated by the Royal Statistical Society.
Offers a number of courses in epidemiology, medical statistics, qualitative research, health economics, appraisal and synthesis of research.
A range of short courses in research methods and quantitative data analysis aimed at academics and applied researchers.
Offers a range of data analytics courses including some on visualizing data and spatial data analysis.
Various courses run by the Statistical Services and Consultancy Unit, from very basic introductory courses to advanced.
Various courses covering statistical analysis in SPSS, R, MATLAB and STATA.
Various courses run by the Centre for Applied Statistics.
Various courses run by the Mathematics and Statistics Department.
Offers a number of courses relating to clinical trials and trials-related methodological work.
Various courses from introductory courses to more advanced CPD; courses and workshops for practising statisticians.
Various courses from introductory courses to more advanced CPD courses including some in Official Statistics.
Various courses run by the MRC Biostatistics Unit.
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