STATS 401 - Applied Statistical Methods II
Section: 001
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Statistics (STATS)
Department: LSA Statistics
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, QR/1
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in STATS 413.
Waitlist Capacity:
10
Advisory Prerequisites:
MATH 115, and STATS 350 or 400 or 405, or ECON 405, or NRE 438. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in STATS 413.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Statistics 401 is an intermediate course in applied statistics, covering a range of topics in modeling and analysis of data including: review of simple linear regression, two-sample problems, one-way analysis of variance; multiple linear regression, diagnostics and model selection; two-way analysis of variance, multiple comparisons, and other selected topics. The only prerequisites are statistics 350 (or 400) and math 115.

Lab: Lab attendance is required. In the lab, the students will be presented with additional examples, learn small amounts of new material, and work on computer problems. Small lab assignments will be completed each week to be graded by the GSI. Students will be free to use any computer package they choose to use, however, in the lab the computer program SPSS will be used for demonstrations.

Textbook:
Applied Linear Statistical Models – Special Statistics 401 Edition, Neter, Kutner, Nachtsheim, and Wasserman, Irwin (1996), 4th edition.

Homework: There will be bi-weekly homework assignments. Assignments will be posted on the website.

Exams: There will be 2 exams: One midterm and one Final exam.

Grading Policy:
Midterm Exam: 25%
Final Exam: 35%
Homework: 25%
Lab Work: 15%

STATS 401 - Applied Statistical Methods II
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
13219
Open
5
13STATS Applied Min
5STATS Minor
-
MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: STATS 401 LABS DO NOT MEET UNTIL AFTER THE FIRST LECTURE MEETS.
002 (LAB)
 
13220
Open
5
 
-
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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