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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 STAT 021 Applied Statistics 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri STAT-021-5


This course provides an introduction to the fundamental concepts of statistics. Topics covered include: design of an observational study, industrial simulation. Theoretical development motivated by sample survey methodology; Randomness, distribution functions, conditional probabilities; Derivation of common discrete distributions; Sampling, regression and correlation analysis, curve fitting, chi-square analysis, test of significance; Expectation operator; Statistics as random variables, point and interval estimation; Maximum likelihood estimators; Properties of estimators.