2017-2018 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

CMATH 1522 Introduction to Statistics

This course provides a general introduction to the basic concepts of probability and descriptive statistics. Computer-based methods for data collection, calculation, display, and analysis are integrated into the course. Students examine the advantages and limitations of the use of statistics in the investigation of contemporary issues and problems in science, health, education, management, and the social sciences. A research project involving descriptive statistics is required.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

CMATH 1009, 1010 or 1011 or 3 credits from CMATH from the 2000-level

Offered

every semester