Intro Stats/Soc Sci

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Resource Economics

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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.]
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Course Sections

Intro Stats/Soc Sci
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
BD02 0.0

W 12:20PM 1:10PM