Courses: Probability and Statistics (MATHB104001)

Spring 2013

Class Number: 1238
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 Readiness Required (QR), Quantitative Methods (QM); Haverford: Natural Science and Quantitative (NA/QU)
Enrollment Limit: 50; Freshmen Spaces: 20; Enrollment Criteria:
Freshman; Sophmore; Junior; Senior; Major/Minor/Concentration;
Instructor Permission;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1238 Div: Q; QR;QM;

Department

Mathematics (Web site)

Taught By

Kasius,Peter G.

Meeting Times

MWF 9:00am-10:00am