Catalogue 2019 - 2020

MAMT 547 Statistics


3 cr.

Course Description

This course introduces statistical thinking in applied settings, with the goal of enabling students to use such thinking in their everyday lives. Topics may include: interpretations of probability, axioms and rules of probability, independence, random variables, distributions, graphical and numerical techniques for presenting data, central limit theorem, introduction to linear regression, point estimation, and hypothesis testing. Emphasis is on understanding and interpreting, not on computations.


Formerly MAMT 558