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.
or Grade 11 U or M mathematics or permission of the instructor
Statistics for Science (MAT‑201)
Statistics for Science
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).