STAT 201 - Elementary Statistics
Class Session: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - Friday, December 08, 2017
Credit: 3 semester hours of undergraduate credit
Prerequisites: MATH 111 or 115 or STAT 110, or consent of department
Instructor: Maureen Petkewich
Note: This is a Carolina Core course.
An introductory course in the fundamentals of modern statistical methods. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, random sampling, tests of hypothesis, estimation, simple linear regression, and correlation.
On-Campus Sessions/Orientation Information
There is a lab that meets Tuesdays from 8-9:55 AM in LeConte College room 200A. Exams will be given on lab days in the lab room. Lab Instructor: Lu Wang
Course Delivery Type
A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc. Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
(One or more synchronous components will REQUIRE meeting face-to-face or Online).
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.
Information is accurate as of October 23, 2018, 11:41 pm (Subject to change)
Special Fee Notification
Students may be required to be proctored during online test completion. If students are unable to attend test proctoring sessions in person at the Distributed Learning office, additional fees may apply for online test proctoring if the course requires online testing.