ECON 405 - Introduction to Statistics
Section: 001
Term: WN 2014
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, QR/1
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in IOE 265, or STATS 280, 400, or 412. Students with credit for ECON 404 can only elect ECON 405 for 2 credits and must have permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
MATH 116 (completed with a minimum grade of C- or better).
Advisory Prerequisites:
Juniors and Seniors may elect ECON 405 concurrently with ECON 101 or 102.
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:
Instructor:

STATS / ECON 405 is an introduction to mathematical statistics that requires a solid working knowledge of calculus including integration and differentiation. The purpose of the course is to provide students with an understanding of the principles of statistical inference. Topics include probability, experimental and theoretical derivation of sampling distributions, hypothesis testing, estimation, and simple regression. (Economics students are advised to elect the sequel, ECON 406.)

ECON 405 - Introduction to Statistics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
11508
Open
2
 
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
11509
Open
2
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
003 (DIS)
P
11510
Closed
0
 
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F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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ISBN: 0321584759
Probability and statistical inference, Author: Robert V. Hogg, Elliot A. Tanis., Publisher: Prentice Hall 8th ed. 2010
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