STATS 412 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Statistics (STATS)
Department: LSA Statistics
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ECON 405, STATS 265, 400, or 405, or IOE 265. One credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in STATS 350.
Waitlist Capacity:
40
Prior or concurrent enrollment in MATH 215.
Other Course Info:
F, W, Sp.
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:

Description

The objectives of this course are to introduce students to the basic ideas of probability and statistical inference and to acquaint students with some important data analytic techniques, such as regression and the analysis of variance. Examples will emphasize applications to the natural sciences and engineering. There will be regular homework, two midterms, and a final exam.

Schedule

STATS 412 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
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16329
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 MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM 130 DENN
002 (LEC)
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41537
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 MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM LEC RM 1 MLB
003 (LEC)
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38377
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 MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM B760 EH

Textbooks/Other Materials

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Note:
If buying Enhanced Edition seperately, use ISBN 0495557447. If buying Student Solutions Manual seperately, use ISBN 0495382191. The following text may also be used in place of the Enhanced edition: Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences, by Devore, 7th Edition, ISBN 0495382175, Duxbury Publishing.
ISBN: 0495745839
Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences, by Devore, 7th Edition (Enhanced Edition), Duxbury with Student Solutions Manual by Carlton,7th Edition, Duxbury. This text and student manual can be bought together as a discounted bundle using this ISBN. See Note to Students above for additional information.
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