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Probability & Statistics

An introduction to the ideas of probability, including counting techniques, random variables and distributions. Elementary parametric statistical tests with examples drawn from the social sciences and life sciences. Not recommended for mathematics majors. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Scientific Investigation of the Natural World requirement. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Quantitative Reasoning requirement. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Scientific Investigation of the Natural World requirement. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Quantitative Reasoning requirement. Meets the Critical Learning: FRL requirement. Meets the Critical Learning: SA requirement.

Prerequisite: No credit after Organismal Biology and Ecology 220 or any other college-level statistics course.

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: FRL, Critical Learning: SA, Critical Perspectives: I, Critical Perspectives: Q

1 unit — Agrawal, Brown, Gordon, Kim

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Probability and Statistics is an applicable, real-life introduction to looking at how to analyze a collection of facts, such as values or measurements. Students will learn the difference between qualitative and quantitative and how to examine graphs.
 Probability and Statistics
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Probability and Statistics is an introduction to the ideas of probability, including counting techniques, random variables and distributions. Elementary parametric and non-parametric statistical tests will be examined with examples drawn from the social sciences and life sciences.

Offerings

Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2021 Block 1 Probability & Statistics Shishir Agrawal Tutt Science Building 108 25 / -4 09/17/2021
Fall 2021 Block 2 Probability & Statistics David Brown South Hall Commons Rm 32 / 0 09/17/2021
Fall 2021 Block 3 Probability & Statistics Rob Gordon TBA 25 / -3 09/17/2021
Fall 2021 Block 4 Probability & Statistics Rob Gordon TBA 25 / 0 09/17/2021
Spring 2022 Block H Probability & Statistics Shishir Agrawal TBA 25 / 25 09/17/2021
Spring 2022 Block 5 Probability & Statistics Rob Gordon TBA 25 / 25 09/17/2021
Spring 2022 Block 6 Probability & Statistics Minho Kim TBA 25 / 25 09/17/2021
Spring 2022 Block 7 Probability & Statistics Rob Gordon TBA 25 / 25 09/17/2021
Spring 2022 Block 8 Probability & Statistics Minho Kim TBA 25 / 25 09/17/2021
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