An introduction to descriptive statistics and the logic of statistical inference. Statistical techniques common to behavioural sciences are covered. Includes a weekly one-hour lab.
Prerequisites:
Differential and Integral Calculus
MAT‑114
An introduction to the basic concepts and methods of calculus for students who have no previous experience in the subject. The topics covered include functions, limits, derivative, exponential and logarithmic functions, integration, and applications.
Differential and Integral Calculus (MAT‑114) or Grade 11 U or M mathematics or permission of the instructor
Antirequisites:
Statistics for Science
MAT‑201
Topics include: descriptive statistics; probability; random variables and probability distributions; expectation; binomial, Poisson, and normal distributions; random sampling and sampling distributions; point and interval estimation; classical hypothesis testing and significance testing. Statistical examples and applications from life sciences will be emphasized. (Not for mathematics majors).
Statistics for Science (MAT‑201)

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