• Statistical Methods I

    MAT-152, Lecture: 3, Lab: 2, Credits: 4
    Fall 2018 | Spring 2019
    Prerequisites
    Take One Set:

    Set 1: DMA-010, DMA-020, DMA-030, DMA-040, DMA-050, and
    DRE-098
    Set 2: DMA-010, DMA-020, DMA-030, DMA-045, and DRE-098
    Set 3: DMA-025, DMA-040, DMA-050, and DRE-098
    Set 4: DMA-025, DMA-045, and DRE-098
    Set 5: MAT-003 and ENG-002
    Set 6: MAT-003 and ENG-111
    No corequisites.

    This course provides a project-based approach to introductory statistics with an emphasis on using real-world data and statistical literacy. Topics include descriptive statistics, correlation and regression, basic probability, discrete and continuous probability distributions, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing. Upon completion, students should be able to use appropriate technology to describe important characteristics of a data set, draw inferences about a population from sample data, and interpret and communicate results.