STATISTICS WITH CALCULUS - STA 2037

1) Semester: Fall 2010

2) Course Reference Number: 80939

3) Course Credit Hours: 3

4) Meeting Times: F 11:00 - 1:45

5) Meeting Location: Library 136

6) Required Textbook:
*Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the
Sciences* by Jay L. Devore, 7th edition

7) Course description: Calculus-based introduction to statistics. Basic concepts of probability, data collection, organization and presentation, descriptive statistics, random variables and their distributions, parameter estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing (t and chi-square tests). Emphasis will be on developing conceptual understanding, model selection, and interpretation skills. Meets Gordon Rule for Math.

8) Prerequisite(s): MAC 2311 with a minimum grade of C

9) Student Learning Outcomes:

(i) University Goal #6 - Information literacy

(ii) University Goal #7 - Problem-solving abilities

(iii) University Goal #8 - Technological literacy