Course List

Statistics in an Online World -

HNRS 240 A

Instructor: Dr. Adam F. Childers
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2015SP
Room: MILL 212
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Provides an inquiry-focused instroduction to statistical methodologies. Students will gain an understanding of how decision making is accomplished using statistical technigues. Topics include descriptive statistics, graphical methods, estimation, elementary probability, and statistical inference; students will apply the techniques of data analysis to data sets and statistical studies that address questions of the perspective. Includes an engagement component that reaches beyond the classroom. Open to Honors students or non-Honors students with a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.2 (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 240 and INQ 240.)

Probability and Statistics -

STAT 202 A

Instructor: Dr. Adam F. Childers
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2015SP
Room: TREX 374
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: MATH-122

Catalog Description:

Sets, sample spaces, random variables, probability distributions. Chebyshevs i nequality, central limit theorem, sampli ng and estimation, tests of hypotheses. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Applied Regression Analysis -

STAT 304 A

Instructor: Dr. Adam F. Childers
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2015SP
Room: TREX 362
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: STAT-202.

Catalog Description:

Applied statistical methods with emphasis on interpretation of regression models, data analysis, statistical computation, and model building. Specific topics covered include: simple and multiple linear regression, nolinear regression, correlation, use of dummy varables, the diagnoses of residual, selection of variables, and time series techniques. There will be a signifucant use of statistical software.