Dual Credit Statistics
Introductory Statistics provides students with an opportunity to acquire a reasonable level of statistical literacy as it applies to a variety of societal issues. This course emphasizes interpretations and applications of techniques using descriptive and inferential statistics. Topics include frequency distributions, histograms, and measures of central tendency, measure of dispersion, and measures of position, probability concepts, the binomial distribution, the normal distribution, the Central Limit Theorem, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, and an introduction to correlation. The use of technology, (e.g., graphing calculator, computer software, etc.) is an integral part of this course. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.