Courses: Elements of Prob & Statistics (MATHB104001)

Fall 2011

Class Number: 1385
This course introduces students to key concepts in both descriptive and inferential statistics. Students learn how to collect, describe, display, and interpret both raw and summarized data in meaningful ways. Topics include summary statistics, graphical displays, correlation, regression, probability, the law of averages, expected value, standard error, the central limit theorem, hypothesis testing, sampling procedures, and bias. Students learn to use statistical software to summarize, present, and interpret data. This course may not be taken after any other statistics course. Prerequisite: math readiness or permission of instructor.
Div: Q, Approach: Quantitative Methods Haverford: Natural Science and Quantitative (NA/QU)
Enrollment Limit: 50; Freshmen Spaces: 20; Postbacc seats: 3.
Enrollment Criteria: Instructor Permission; Placement Exam; preference
given to seniors;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1385 Div: Q; QM; NA/QU

Department

Mathematics (Web site)

Taught By

Grundman,Helen G.

Location

Bryn Mawr, PK338

Meeting Times

TTH 12:45pm-2:15pm