ECON 5 Introductory Statistics for Economics, Business and Social Sciences (5)
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: MATH 60
or 92, or placement into MATH 90
or higher, or other demonstration of MATH 60
or 92 exit skills
Application of statistical methods and interpretation of statistical findings to facilitate decision-making in Economics, Business and Social Sciences. Data sources, types and interpretation; descriptive statistics; probability theory; discrete and continuous probability distributions; sampling distributions; confidence intervals; hypothesis tests; nonparametric statistics; simple linear regression analysis; computer-based statistical analysis.