STATISTICAL THINKING

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Mathematics

Course Number: 
107
Institution: 
Smith College
An introduction to statistics that teaches broadly relevant concepts. Students from all disciplines are welcome. Topics include graphical and numerical methods for summarizing data; binomial and normal probability distributions; point and interval estimates for means and for proportions; one- and two-sample tests for means and for proportions; principles of experimental design. The class meets in a computer lab and emphasizes using the computer for analysis of data. Students will design experiments, collect and analyze the data, and write reports on findings. Enrollment limited to 25. Prerequisite: high school algebra.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
38978-S13

Course Sections

STATISTICAL THINKING
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Katherine Halvorsen

khalvors@smith.edu

MWF 01:10-02:30

SAB-RD 301