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.
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.
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: January 11, 2024. Internet access required. Materials required.
Enrollment is typically reserved for adult students 18 years of age and older. Students under 18 years of age may receive consent to enroll based on special academic competence and approval by the instructor. If you are a student under 18 years of age, you must submit a request to enroll in the course 8 weeks before the course start date to email@example.com for your request to be considered.
No refunds after January 12, 2024
Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm