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Spring 2014 Statistics W1211 section 001
INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS

Call Number 70192
Day & Time
Location
MW 8:40am-9:55am
207 Mathematics Building
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Edward Whalen
Type LECTURE
Course Description Prerequisites: one semester of calculus. Designed for students who desire a strong grounding in statistical concepts with a greater degree of mathematical rigor than in STAT W1111. Random variables, probability distributions, pdf, cdf, mean, variance, correlation, conditional distribution, conditional mean and conditional variance, law of iterated expectations, normal, chi-square, F and t distributions, law of large numbers, central limit theorem, parameter estimation, unbiasedness, consistency, efficiency, hypothesis testing, p-value, confidence intervals, maximum likelihood estimation. Serves as the pre-requisite for ECON W3412.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Statistics
Enrollment 108 students (125 max) as of 11:30PM Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Final Exam Day/Time May 14
W 9:00am-12:00pm
Final Location 207 Mathematics Building
Subject Statistics
Number W1211
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs, School of the Arts, Barnard
Campus Morningside
Note Prerequisite: MATH V1101 Calculus I
Section key 20141STAT1211W001

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