Sep 23, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

STAT 12500 - Communicating with Statistics


An introduction to the basic concepts and methods in statistical reasoning that are commonly referenced in the print media. Topics include data collection methods, descriptive statistics, basic techniques of estimation, and theory testing. Students will analyze and interpret statistics relating to contemporary problems in politics, business, science and social issues.

Preparation for Course
P: MA 12401 with a grade of C- or higher, or MA 10900 with a grade of C or higher, or by placement exam.

Cr. 3.