Prerequisite: MATH 1101, 1111, 1112, 1113, 1113H, 1261, or MATH 2261. An introductory course in statistics. Topics include descriptive statistics; basic notions of probability, random variables, probability distributions, simple random sampling, and sampling distributions; confidence intervals and hypothesis tests; and regression. The application of statistical methodology and the use of computer software are emphasized.
MyStatLab is required for this course. This online program includes an eBook version of the textbook, and the program can be purchased inside your MATH 2620 course.
If you prefer to have a physical copy of the textbook, you may purchase Fundamentals of Statistics by Michael Sullivan, III (ISBN 9781269320245, VSU Custom Edition) from the VSU Bookstore. This book package includes the access code you will need for the MyStatLab online program.
- Total Credit Hours: 3