Intro Stats/Soc Sci

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Resource Economics

Course Number: 
212
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Designed for students majoring in the Isenberg School of Management, Resource Economics, Economics, and other social science majors, and for students who haven't declared a major. Introduction to basic statistical methods used to collect, summarize, and analyze numerical data. Emphasis on application to decision making; examples from the social sciences. Topics include: common statistical notation, elementary probability theory, sampling, descriptive statistics, statistical estimation and hypothesis testing. Basic algebra required. (Gen.Ed. R1, R2) [Note: Because this course presupposes knowledge of basic math skills, it will satisfy the R1 requirement upon successful completion.]
Comments: 

Open to Undergraduate Freshmen only.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
25342

Course Sections

Intro Stats/Soc Sci
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
C 4.0

Christopher Podkowka

TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM