Statistical Inference for Scientists

MATH A260
3.00 crs.

This is a course in statistical methods for science students. Emphasis centers on the practical application of statistical inference and estimation in the quest for scientific knowledge. Topics include exploratory data analysis, techniques for data collection, summarization, and presentation, graphical techniques and numerical measures, the role of the Normal distribution, regression and correlation analysis, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, the analysis of variance, and distribution-free methods.

Course Prerequisite

MATH A110 Concepts in College Algebra , Any of the prerequisites are accepted, or placement
MATH A115 Introduction to Finite Mathematics , Any of the prerequisites are accepted, or placement
MATH A257 Calculus I , Any of the prerequisites are accepted, or placement
MATH A118 Pre-calculus Mathematics , Any of the prerequisites are accepted, or placement

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite