Introduction to Statistical Reasoning

STATS XL 10

This introductory course covers statistical understanding including strengths and limitations of basic experimental designs, graphical and numerical summaries of data, inference, and regression as descriptive tool.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $985.00
As few as 11 weeks
5.0

What you can learn.

  • Gain an appreciation for the subject of statistics and understand the role it plays in science
  • Explore statistical methods used in data analysis
  • Develop ability to reason and make conclusions based on data
  • Perform a Hypothesis Test (HT) based on data
  • Perform a simple linear regression analysis
  • Use mathematical principles of probability and symbolic representations to interpret discrete and continuous random variable

About this course:

This course provides an introduction to statistical thinking and understanding, including strengths and limitations of basic experimental designs, graphical and numerical summaries of data, inference, and regression as a descriptive tool. Not open for credit to students with credit for Economics 40. Fulfills in part the UCLA General Education requirement for Life or Physical Sciences. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites
MATH 903 Intermediate Algebra for College Students or three years of high school mathematics.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Tuesday 6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Matthew Baltar
377696
Fee:
$985.00
See Details
Notes

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 12, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
(Optional) Book: Essential Statistics
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 5, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 12, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 19, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 26, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 2, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 9, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 16, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 23, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 2, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 9, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 16, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Thursday 6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Matthew Baltar
377697
Fee:
$985.00
See Details
Notes

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2021  Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
(Optional) Book: Essential Statistics
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jan 7, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 14, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 21, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 28, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 4, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 11, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 18, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 25, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 4, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 11, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 18, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Tuesday 6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Jaime Vallejo Valadez
377698
Fee:
$985.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 12, 2021 . Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 5, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 12, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 19, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 26, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 2, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 9, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 16, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 23, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 2, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 9, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 16, 2021
6:30PM PT - 9:45PM PT
Online
Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Thursday 6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Miles Chen
377699
Fee:
$985.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2021 . Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jan 7, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 14, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 21, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 28, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 4, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 11, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 18, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 25, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 4, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 11, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 18, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online

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