Elementary Statistical Method (Business Majors)   [Archived Catalog]
St. Philip's College 2009-2010 Academic Catalog

MATH 2442 - Elementary Statistical Method (Business Majors)

Prerequisites: MATH 1324 or equivalent

This course is a non-calculus introduction of basic statistical and quantitative techniques for business and economics. Topics include descriptive statistics, measures of location and dispersion, elementary probability functions (discrete and continuous distributions), expected value, random variables, sampling distributions, analysis of measurements (confidence intervals and hypothesis testing), and analysis of paired data (linear and correlation). Electronic spreadsheets and/or statistical software will be utilized for analyzing and interpreting data.

Semester Hours: (4- 4 -0)

CIP: 27.0501.51 19

Click here for course schedule information.