Mathematics | Statistical Techniques
K310 | 3063 | Nel
P: M119 or equivalent. Introduction to probability and statistics.
Elementary probability theory, conditional probability, independence, random
variables, discrete and continuous probability distributions, measures of
central tendency and dispersion. Concepts of statistical inference and
decision: estimation, hypothesis testing, Bayesian inference, statistical
decision theory. Special topics discussed may include regression and
correlation, time series, analysis of variance, non-parametric methods.
Credit given for only one of the following: K300, K310; Criminal Justice
P291; Economics E270 or S270; Sociology S250; or SPEA K300.