V506: Statistical Analysis For Effective Decision-making online (same as SPEA E538: Environmental Statistics)
Application of statistical analysis to issues in public and environmental affairs and related fields. Addresses descriptive statistics, statistical inference, the nature of random variables, sampling distributions, point and interval estimation of parameters (mean, standard deviation, etc.), hypothesis testing, analysis of variance, and bivariate and multivariate regression. Emphasizes practical aspects of applying such methods, appropriately interpreting the results of these statistical analysis tools, and gaining a meaningful understanding of how statistical analysis can be misused or erroneously executed. Use of computer tools for carrying out statistical analysis (primarily SAS) will is also a major emphasis
Year(s) Offered: _2018
Class time: : ARR
Instructor: Venkata Nadella - email@example.com
Prerequisites: Data Science majors only
Software Used: SAS
Comments: This class for SPEA Connect students only. This class taught online. This class requires special fee - see fee page. Data Science majors only. A distance education fee may apply; check your campus bursar website for more information.