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Spring 2014 Statistics W1211 section 006
INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS

Call Number 27291
Day & Time
Location
TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
501 Northwest Corner Building
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Philip Protter
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 91 students (160 max) as of 11:28PM Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Final Exam Day/Time May 15
R 1:10pm-4:00pm
Final Location 501 Northwest Corner Building
Subject Statistics
Number W1211
Section 006
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 20141STAT1211W006

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