Description: A calculus-based applied statistics course. Descriptive statistics; discrete and continuous random variables; probability distributions including binomial, Poisson, normal and t-distributions; one- and two-sample hypothesis tests and confidence intervals; simple linear regression and correlation. This course will fulfill either the liberal studies Mathematics foundation requirement or a Science Applied Science liberal studies distribution block requirement. If you have already fulfilled your Mathematics foundation requirement, this course will fulfill a Science Applied Science liberal studies distribution block requirement. Credit cannot be earned in both STA 270 and STA 275. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
Sections offered: Fall 2020 Spring 2021
Requirement Designation: Foundation Requirement
Liberal Studies Essential Skills: Quantitative Reasoning
Prerequisite: MAT 131 or MAT 136 with grade of C or better. Not open to students who have taken STA 270