Intermediate Statistics

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Statistics
Course Number: 
230
Institution: 
Amherst College

This course is an intermediate applied statistics course that builds on the statistical data analysis methods introduced in STAT 111/111E or STAT 135. Students will learn how to pose a statistical question, perform appropriate statistical analysis of the data, and properly interpret and communicate their results. Emphasis will be placed on the use of statistical software, data wrangling, model fitting, and assessment. Topics covered will include ethics, experimental design, resampling approaches, analysis of variance models, multiple regression, model selection, and logistic regression.

Requisite: STAT 111 or 135. Limited to 24 students. Four spots reserved for first-year students in Fall. Fall and spring semesters. Fall semester: Professor Wagaman. Spring semester: Professors Wagaman and Correia.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
STAT-230-02-1819S

Course Sections

Intermediate Statistics
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
02 4.0 Amy Wagaman awagaman@amherst.edu TTH 02:30PM-03:50PM; M 02:00PM-02:50PM WEBS 102; WEBS 102