2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Statistics I (B)

Fall quarter

Faculty: Alvin Josephy

Fields of Study: mathematics

Fall: CRN (Credit) Level 10173 (4)  Students may register for this course after their time ticket opens during regular registration.

Credits: 4(F)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Evening


This course is an introduction to statistics for students with limited mathematical skills, little if any formal exposure to data and data analysis, and no experience with statistics. This class will introduce the student to the statistical process, including data collection, ways of organizing data, an introduction to data analysis and an opportunity to learn how practitioners present their findings. We will examine several case studies, explore how data is used in explaining common events, and develop a more critical understanding about how statistics allows us to understand the world around us. (Note: Please bring a calculator.)

Maximum Enrollment: 24

Advertised Schedule: 6-10p Tue

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

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