The student realizes the importance of the measurement uncertainty, unavoidable in every measurement, and is able to take that into account in decision making. The student is able to visualize and interpret statistical data. The student knows confidence intervals, statistical tests, and regression analysis, and can apply them in solving typical simple applications of his or her own field.

The student masters the basics of statistical design of experiments (DOE), and is able to design efficient series of experiments in research and development projects. The student is able to analyze results obtained from designed experiments in order to meet with the objectives of quality control, optimization or of designing systems.