6112 Principles of Statistics
Course DescriptionThis course presents methods for organizing and summarizing information clearly and effectively using graphical displays and computational methods: Organizing Data, Descriptive Measures, Probability concepts, Discrete Random Variables, Normal Distribution, and confidence Interval for One Population Mean. This course is intended to give the student a firm understanding of and skills in descriptive statistics graphically and computationally.
- After completing this course, students should be able to:
- • Recognize basic principles of statistical design.
- • Organize and summarize data into tables, charts, diagrams, and graphs.
- • Calculate and interpret measures of central tendency and variation.
- • Evaluate the likelihood a statistical inference is correct.
- • Apply concepts of the normal distribution.
- • Apply the appropriate procedures to test hypotheses.
- • Examine associations between variables.
Books for this Course
- Business Statistics, 3rd edition, Leonard J.
- September 2014
- January 2015