Meth Applied Stats

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Statistics

Course Number: 
501
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
For graduate and upper-level undergraduate students, with focus on practical aspects of statistical methods.Topics include: data description and display, probability, random variables, random sampling, estimation and hypothesis testing, one and two sample problems, analysis of variance, simple and multiple linear regression, contingency tables. Includes data analysis using a computer package. Prerequisites: high school algebra; junior standing or higher. [Note: Because this course presupposes knowledge of basic math skills, it will satisfy the R1 requirement upon successful completion.]
Comments: 

Open to Seniors, Juniors and Graduate students only. Statistc 501 is a non-calculus-based applied statistics course for graduate students and upper level undergraduates with no previous background in statistics. Students seeking a calculus-based one-semester course in probability and statistics should consider Stat 597S.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
14587

Course Sections

Meth Applied Stats
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0

John Gambino

M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM