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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2021 STAT 211 Applied Statistics 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri STAT-211


This course provides an introduction to statistical thinking and understanding mainly based on practical applications avoiding mathematical demonstrations that would add an unnecessary degree for the goals of the subject. Topics include design of observational studies, industrial simulation. Theoretical development motivated by sample survey methodology; Randomness, distribution functions, conditional probabilities; Derivation of common discrete distributions; Sampling, regression and correlation analysis, curve fitting, chi-square analysis, test of significance; Expectation operator; Statistics as random variables, point and interval estimation; Maximum likelihood estimators; Properties of estimators.