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Fall 2009
Apr 18, 2014
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MATH 117 - Introduction to Statistics (Gen.Ed. Goal 2)
An introduction to the discipline of statistics, emphasizing both statistical thinking and its application to analyzing data. Topics include sampling, design of experiments, organizing and exploring data, probability distributions such as the normal distribution, sampling distributions, hypothesis testing and confidence intervals, correlation and regression. Students are expected to express results of statistical procedures in ordinary non-technical language. Real world applications of statistical topics are emphasized throughout the course. Prerequisite: Satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination or permission of the Mathematics Department.
1.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate, Non-Matriculated, Post-Baccalaureate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent/Directed Study, Lecture

Mathematics Department

Course Attributes:
Goal CCC - Calculating Skills, Goal CCC - Computer Skills, Goal CCC - Reasoning Skills, Undergraduate Level Course, G2_Goal 2: Quantitative, G3_Goal 2: Quantitative


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