Course Information
Course Code MATH 1P98
Course Title Practical Statistics
Description Descriptive statistics; probability of events; counting rules; discrete and continuous probability distributions: binomial, Poisson and normal distributions; Central Limit Theorem; confidence intervals and hypothesis testing; analysis of variance; contingency tables; correlation and regression; emphasis on real-world applications throughout; use of statistical computer software.
Course Format Lectures, 3 hours per week.
Prerequisite(s) one grade 12 mathematics credit or MATH 1P20.
Notes designed for students in Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, Business, Earth Sciences, Economics, Environmental Geoscience and Medical Sciences. Not open to students with credit in any university statistics course.