Introduction to Statistics and Quantitative Methods

STATS X 402

This introductory statistics course emphasizes practical application of statistical analysis. The introduction covers the role of statistics in the fields of science, economics, nursing, business, and medical research.

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Starting at $895.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you will learn.

  • Understand statistical terminology
  • Appropriately use statistical techniques
  • Understand various concepts of statistics and quantitative methods
  • Utilize mathematical analysis
  • Recognize business, medical, and scientific applications of statistical data
  • Prepare for advanced quantitative courses such as Quantitative Analysis & Forecasting

About this course:

This introductory statistics course emphasizes practical application of the statistical analysis. The introduction covers the role of statistics in research; understanding statistical terminology; the use of appropriate statistical techniques; and interpreting findings in the fields of science, economics, nursing, business and medical research. Topics include graphing and tabulation of data, central tendency measures, dispersion, probability theory, probability distribution, sampling techniques, confidence interval and hypothesis testing.

Spring 2024 Schedule

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Instructor: Andy Niknafs
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Notes

It is recommended that students have the latest antivirus, word processing and spreadsheet software.

Coursework must be submitted as Microsoft Word or Excel attachments.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Enrollment deadline: April 9, 2024 11:59PM PST. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 07, 2024
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Statistical Techniques in Business and Economics by Lind, Douglas A., Marchal, William G., Wathen, Samuel A.

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