STAT 011. Statistical Methods I

STAT 011 prepares students to carry out basic statistical analyses using computer software. Topics include summary statistics and graphics, design of surveys and experiments, one and two-sample t-tests and tests of proportions, and an introduction to simple linear regression. The course is intended for students who want a practical introduction to statistical methods. Students who receive credit for AP Statistics should not take this course; they will receive credit for Stat 11 and lose their AP credit if they take it.
Note that the material of STAT 011 overlaps with ECON 031  , but these courses have different emphasis.
Prerequisite: Four years of traditional high school mathematics (precalculus) and placement into this course through Swarthmore's Math/Stat Readiness Examination. 
Natural science and engineering.
1 credit.
Eligible for COGS
Fall 2018. Wang.
Spring 2019. Lu Chen.
Fall 2019. Staff.
Spring 2020. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Mathematics and Statistics  
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