STATS 100 - Introduction to Statistical Reasoning
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Statistics (STATS)
Department: LSA Statistics
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, MSA, QR/1
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in SOC 210, STATS 265, 350, 400, 405 or 412, IOE 265, or ECON 404 or 405, or NRE 438 (or ENVIRON 438).
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:

Provides an overview of the field of statistics, including methods of summarizing and analyzing data, statistical reasoning for learning from observations (experimental or sample), and techniques for dealing with uncertainties in drawing conclusions from collected data. Emphasis is on presenting underlying concepts rather than covering a variety of different methodologies. Course evaluation is based on a combination of a Thursday evening midterm examination, a final examination, and GSI input. The course format includes lectures and a discussion section (one hour per week).

STATS 100 - Introduction to Statistical Reasoning
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
16289
Open
5
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: ----LABS DO NOT MEET UNTIL THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 14th. --THERE WILL BE ONE (1) MIDTERM EXAM: TBA
002 (LEC)
P
16291
Open
13
 
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MWF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: ----LABS DO NOT MEET UNTIL THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 14th. --THERE WILL BE ONE (1) MIDTERM EXAM: TBA
004 (LAB)
 
16295
Open
4
 
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M 12:00PM - 1:00PM
005 (LAB)
 
16297
Open
4
 
-
M 1:00PM - 2:00PM
006 (LAB)
 
16299
Open
9
 
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M 2:00PM - 3:00PM
011 (LAB)
 
16301
Open
1
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 11:00AM
012 (LAB)
 
16293
Open
10
 
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Tu 11:00AM - 12:00PM
013 (LAB)
 
16303
Open
5
 
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Tu 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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Note:
Calculator required - either TI-083, 83+, 84, or 84+, as the calculator needs to have special buttons that say STAT and VARS.  
Regarding the textbook - you can buy either the Custom Edition of Interactive Statistics lSBN 0-536-45999-1 OR the regular text 3rd edition (with apples on the cover), ISBN 0-13-149756-1, Pearson/Prentice Hall.
Lecture Notes available at Dollar Bill Copying at 611 Church Street location
Required
ISBN: 0536459991
Interactive Statistics, UM Custom Edition;ISBN 0-536-45999-1 by Aliaga/Gunderson, 1st Edition, Pearson Custom Publishing OR can use Interactive Statistics by Aliaga/Gunderson; ISBN 0-13-149756-1(with apples on the cover); 3rd Edition by Pearson/Prentice Hall, Author: aliaga/gunderson
Required
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