STSCI 2150

STSCI 2150

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2022-2023.

This course provides an introduction to data analysis and statistical inference illustrated with biological applications. The computer labs will teach graphical analysis and statistical computation using R. Topics include graphical display, populations and sampling, probability distributions, expectation and variance, estimation, testing, correlation, regression, contingency tables, and the design of experiments. Emphasis is on concepts and the careful modeling of biological data, so that statistical methods are applied properly, pitfalls are avoided, and sound conclusions are reached.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

Forbidden Overlaps Forbidden Overlap: due to an overlap in content, students will receive credit for only one course in the following group: AEM 2100, BTRY 3010, BTRY 6010, ENGRD 2700, HADM 2010, HADM 2011, ILRST 2100, ILRST 6100, MATH 1710, PAM 2100, PAM 2101, PSYCH 2500, SOC 3010, STSCI 2100, STSCI 2150, STSCI 2200.

Distribution Category (MQR-AS, SDS-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: STSCI 5150

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9455 STSCI 2150   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    This course is closed, but we are keeping a waitlist. Here is the link to get on the waitlist: https://forms.gle/TqqyphYxLkMYeXH5A Follow-up questions can be addressed to Ashley Gasdow, akg85@cornell.edu. A student cannot receive credit for this course and for SOC 3010, PSYCH 3500, ENGRD 2700, ILRST 2100, PAM 2100, AEM 2100, BTRY 3010, or AP statistics.
    A student cannot receive credit for this course and for SOC 3010, PSYCH 3500, ENGRD 2700, ILRST 2100, PAM 2100, AEM 2100, BTRY 3010, or AP statistics.

  •  9586 STSCI 2150   LAB 401

    • F Warren Hall B50
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  9456 STSCI 2150   LAB 402

    • R Ives Hall 111
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  9457 STSCI 2150   LAB 403

    • F Warren Hall B75
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  9458 STSCI 2150   LAB 404

    • F Warren Hall B02
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person