Course Detail

Registration

Current Students: Register Now New Students: Pre-Register Now

Statistics: Basic Statistical Methods

STAT 141 OL3 (CRN: 60498)

3 Credit Hours—Seats Available!

About STAT 141 OL3

Foundational course for students taking further quantitative courses. Exploratory data analysis, probability distributions, estimation, hypothesis testing. Introductory regression, experimentation, contingency tables, and nonparametrics. Computer software used. Prerequisites: Minimum Sophomore standing.

Instructor

Sheila Weaver ()

Related Programs

Pre-MAcc and Pre-MBA

Notes

Dates: May 18 - June 26, 2015

Syllabus

View Syllabus

More Information

Section Description

The main goal of this course is for you to be statistically literate. The goal is not to memorize a lot of formulas and procedures, but to understand the thinking that goes into using data to understand the world, so that you can use statistical results, and basic statistical methods successfully in their field of study and in daily life.

Section Expectation

You will need a graphing calculator (TI83 or 84) for this class; you'll need to install (free) software (JMP) on your computer; and you'll need to purchase access to an online homework portal (cost around $100). This online class goes quickly. You'll need to spend a good deal of time reading and doing homework problems. It is best if you have sufficient time to do the work, and are a good self-starter (not a procrastinator).

Evaluation

Homework 45% of grade, including online and other homework Midterm 25% of grade Final Exam 30% of grade

Meetings

Course runs from to

to

Location

Online Course (View Campus Map)

Important Dates

Courses may be cancelled due to low enrollment. Show your interest by enrolling.

Deadlines
Last Day to Add
Last Day to Drop
Last Day to Withdraw with 50% Refund
Last Day to Withdraw with 25% Refund
Last Day to Withdraw

Resources

Other courses you may be interested in…

SectionTitleInstructorsDatesDaysTimesCreditsCRN
STAT 111 OL1 (online)
  • Kevin Beard
to N/ASee Notes 360134
STAT 111 OL2 (online)
  • Karen Benway
to N/ASee Notes 360085
STAT 141 OL2 (online)
  • Kevin Beard
to N/ASee Notes 360094
STAT 151 OL1 (online)
  • Karen Benway
to N/ASee Notes 360541
STAT 183 OL1 (online)
  • Katherine Merrill
to N/ASee Notes 360167

There are no courses that meet this criteria.