Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Statistics
Office location and address
148 Amphitheater WayCharlottesville, Virginia 22904
This course includes a basic treatment of probability, and covers inference for one and two populations, including both hypothesis testing and confidence intervals. Analysis of variance and linear regression are also covered. Applications are drawn from biology and medicine.
Introduction to the probability & statistical theory underlying the estimation of parameters & testing of statistical hypotheses, including those arising in the context of simple & multiple regression models. Students will use computers & statistical programs to analyze data. Examples & applications are drawn from economics, business, & other fields. Students will not receive credit for both STAT 2120 & ECON 3710. Highly Recommended: MATH 1210 or equivalent; Co-requisite: Concurrent enrollment in a lab section of STAT 2120.