Statistical literacy is an extremely important skill to develop because in everyday life you are constantly exposed to information from surveys and scientific experiments which are designed to tell you something about yourself. But, how do you know that these findings are accurate? How do you make sense of the information with which you are presented? Statistical literacy provides us with the skills to answer these questions.
Without these skills, you might be doomed to suffer from the serious disorder of dys-statistica. This disorder is defined as "an irrational fear of statistics and a confused perception of the world". Further complications of this disease include the loss of potential marks at University. A compulsory cure is offered, however, by working through the three modules available in the menu to the left.