Catalogue 2012 - 2013

MATH 373 Statistical Modeling

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

MATH 235.

Course Description

This course emphasizes the design and testing of statistical models for the purpose of describing variation in its proper context. Topics include basic statistics and descriptors of variation, simple and multiple linear regression models, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, and ANOVA. Although mathematical theory is discussed, the emphasis is on analysis of real-world data and assessment of models. Statistical software such as R is used throughout.

Distribution

MR

Offered

in alternate spring semesters.