STSCI 2150

STSCI 2150

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

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, 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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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 2 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10982STSCI 2150  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: rotational in person attendance to be determined by instructor. 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.
    Hybrid: rotational in person attendance to be determined by instructor.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 20238STSCI 2150  LEC 002

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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.

  • 10983STSCI 2150  LAB 401

    • RUpson Hall 225
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 10984STSCI 2150  LAB 402

    • FUpson Hall 225
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 10985STSCI 2150  LAB 403

    • RUpson Hall 225
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 10992STSCI 2150  LAB 404

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18061STSCI 2150  LAB 405

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18062STSCI 2150  LAB 406

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18081STSCI 2150  LAB 407

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18082STSCI 2150  LAB 408

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 18083STSCI 2150  LAB 409

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 20604STSCI 2150  LAB 410

    • RUpson Hall 225
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Smith, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.