MATH 0116

Intro to Statistical Science

Introduction to Statistical Science
A practical introduction to statistical methods and the examination of data sets. Computer software will play a central role in analyzing a variety of real data sets from the natural and social sciences. Topics include descriptive statistics, elementary distributions for data, hypothesis tests, confidence intervals, correlation, regression, contingency tables, and analysis of variance. The course has no formal mathematics prerequisite, and is especially suited to students in the physical, social, environmental, and life sciences who seek an applied orientation to data analysis. (Credit is not given for MATH 0116 if the student has taken ECON 0210 or PSYC 0201 previously or concurrently.) 3 hrs. lect./1 hr. computer lab.
Natural Sciences
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Sections in Spring 2005

Spring 2005

MATH0116A-S05 Lecture (Emerson)
MATH0116Y-S05 Lab (Emerson)
MATH0116Z-S05 Lab (Emerson)