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Fall 2015
Dec 01, 2015
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STAT 30100 - Elementary Statistical Methods
Credit Hours: 3.00. Introduction to statistical methods with applications to diverse fields. Emphasis on understanding and interpreting standard techniques. Data analysis for one and several variables, design of samples and experiments, basic probability, sampling distributions, confidence intervals and significance tests for means and proportions, correlation and regression. Software is used throughout. Credit cannot be given for more than one of STAT 30100, 30500, 35000, 43300 50100, 50300, and 51100. Prerequisite: college algebra. Typically offered Summer Fall Spring.
0.000 OR 3.000 Credit hours

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Levels: Graduate, Indiana College Network, Professional, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Individual Study, Laboratory, Lecture, Practice Study Observation, Recitation
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Offered By: College of Science
Department: Statistics

Course Attributes:
GTC-Information Literacy, UC-Information Literacy, Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette Continuing Ed
      Indiana College Network
      PU Fort Wayne
      North Central
      West Lafayette
      New Albany
      South Bend

Learning Objectives: 1. Students will be introduced to statistical methods and be able to apply them to multiple fields of study. 2. Students will be able to understand, interpret standard statistical techniques, analyze data for one variable and for several variables, calculate and use confidence intervals and significance test for means and proportions, understand the design of samples and experiments, perform and understand basic probability calculations, perform simple and multiple regression procedures, and understand correlation.

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