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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Classroom
Starting at $975.00
As few as 10 weeks
5.0 Credits

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 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.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Introduction to Statistical Reasoning.

Math 903 Intermediate Algebra for College Students or three years of high school mathematics.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
-
Tuesday, Saturday
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Matthew Baltar
363055
Fee:
$975.00
5 days left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2018
See Details
Notes

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 2, 2018. No refund after October 9, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 9, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Introductory Statistics: Exploring the World Through Data by Robert Gould and Colleen N. Ryan
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Sep 25, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Oct 2, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Oct 9, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Oct 16, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Oct 23, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Oct 30, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Nov 6, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Nov 13, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Nov 20, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Nov 27, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
11:00AM - 2:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Dec 4, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Available
-
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Matthew Baltar
363069
Fee:
$975.00
7 days left. Enroll by Sep 27, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 22.

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 4, 2018. No refund after October 11, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 11, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Introductory Statistics: Exploring the World Through Data by Robert Gould and Colleen N. Ryan
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Sep 27, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Oct 4, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Oct 11, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Oct 18, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Oct 25, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Nov 1, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Nov 8, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Nov 15, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Tue Nov 20, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Nov 22, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Nov 29, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
11:00AM - 2:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Lecture
Thu Dec 6, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 1209B
Available
-
Saturday 9:00AM - 12:45PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Jaime Vallejo Valadez
363129
Fee:
$975.00
9 days left. Enroll by Sep 29, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 24.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 6, 2018. No refund after October 13, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Introductory Statistics: Exploring the World Through Data by Robert Gould and Colleen N. Ryan
Scientific calculator
(Optional) Graphing Calculator (Ti83 or Ti84)
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 29, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Oct 6, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Oct 13, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Oct 20, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Oct 27, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Nov 3, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Nov 10, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Nov 17, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Lecture
Sat Dec 8, 2018
9:00AM - 12:45PM
UCLA
Geology 3656
Available
-
Tuesday 6:30PM - 9:45PM
Instructor: Jaime Vallejo Valadez
363130
Fee:
$975.00
5 days left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2018
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 2, 2018. No refund after October 9, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 9, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Introductory Statistics: Exploring the World Through Data by Robert Gould and Colleen N. Ryan
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Sep 25, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Oct 2, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Oct 9, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Oct 16, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Oct 23, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Oct 30, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Nov 6, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Nov 13, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Nov 20, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Nov 27, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Tue Dec 4, 2018
6:30PM - 9:45PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Available
-
Tuesday 6:45PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Michael Tsiang
363133
Fee:
$975.00
5 days left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2018
See Details
Notes

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 2, 2018. No refund after October 9, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 9, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Introductory Statistics: Exploring the World Through Data by Robert Gould and Colleen N. Ryan
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Sep 25, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Oct 2, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Oct 9, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Oct 16, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Oct 23, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Oct 30, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Nov 6, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Nov 13, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Nov 20, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Nov 27, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Lecture
Tue Dec 4, 2018
6:45PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills
UCLA Extension Woodland Hills 208A - Encinal
Available
-
Tuesday, Saturday
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Miles Chen
363149
Fee:
$975.00
6 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2018
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 9, 2018. No refund after October 16, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 16, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Calculator (scientific or graphing)
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Oct 2, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Oct 9, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Oct 16, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Oct 23, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Oct 30, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Nov 6, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Sat Nov 10, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Nov 13, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Nov 20, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Nov 27, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A
Lecture
Tue Dec 4, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Math Sciences 4000A

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