2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Feb 24, 2024  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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STA 513 - Applied Statistics


Units: 3
When Offered: Spring & OPS
This course provides an introduction to probability, discrete and continuous random variables, probability distributions, expected values, sampling distributions, point estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing and general linear modeling. Specific topics include tools for describing central tendency and variability in data; methods for performing inference on population means and proportions via sample data; statistical hypothesis testing and its application to group comparisons; issues of power and sample size in study designs; and random sample and other study types. While there are some formulae and computational elements to the course, the emphasis is on qualitative nonlinear thinking, interpretation and concepts.
Grade Type: Letter Grade



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