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STAT 152 - Introduction to Statistics

(3 units) CO2
Descriptive statistics; probability models; statistical estimation and hypothesis testing; linear regression analysis; and special topics. This course satisfies the University Core Mathematics Requirement. Credit may not be received for STAT 152 if credit has already been awarded for STAT 352  and above.

Prerequisite(s): ACT of 22 or SAT of 530 or ALEKS PPL of 46 or MATH 96   with a “C” or above or an “S” or MATH 120E  with a “C” or above. Recommended Preparation: Take a math placement test if 01 years have passed since completion of the prerequisite.

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 2
Units of Discussion/Recitation: 1
Offered: Every Fall, Spring, and Summer

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. compute descriptive statistics and probabilities from data, using the application of correct statistical notation and language, as well as clearly explaining the reasoning they applied.
2. choose and apply an appropriate statistical analysis or modeling methods to solve problems arising in different research fields.
3. use statistical tools to solve problems from different fields.
4. critically read and interpret a wide range of information from a variety of disciplines including quantitative analysis.
5. produce a coherent, well supported argument that shows critical thinking, analysis and decision making.


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