Applied Statistics

Math 1281 
Section 104
Fall 2003

Dr. Rachel Hall
Saint Joseph's University

Florence Nightengale

Welcome to the class web site for Applied Statistics!

Peck, Roxy, Chris Olsen, Jay L. Devore. Introduction to Statistics and Data
Analysis. Duxbury Press, 2001. ISBN: 0534370926.

Topics include:

Introduction to statistics and probability: study design, descriptive statistics (measures of central tendency, variability, correlation, regression), probability (chance and randomness, random variables, probability distributions, central limit theorem), inferential statistics (interval estimation and hypothesis testing), and non-parametric statistics. Students will be required to use a computer software package to solve various statistical problems. Data analysis projects will be assigned.

Designed for students in the life sciences

Here are some useful links.

Rachel W. Hall / Department of Math and Computer Science / Saint Joseph's University /