STSCI 2100

STSCI 2100

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024.

Statistics is about understanding the world through data. We are surrounded by data, so there is a lot to understand. Covers data exploration and display, data gathering methods, probability, and statistical inference methods through contingency tables and linear regression. The emphasis is on thinking scientifically, understanding what is commonly done with data (and doing some of it for yourself), and laying a foundation for further study. Students learn to use statistical software and simulation tools to discover fundamental results. They use computers regularly; the test includes both multimedia materials and a software package. This course does not focus on data from any particular discipline, but will use real-world examples from a wide variety of disciplines and current events.

When Offered Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: introductory algebra.
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, PSYCH 2500, PUBPOL 2100, PUBPOL 2101, SOC 3010, STSCI 2100, STSCI 2150, STSCI 2200.

Distribution Category (MQR-AS, SDS-AS)

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  •   Three Week - First.  Combined with: ILRST 2100ILRST 5100

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  1201 STSCI 2100   LEC 001

    • MTWRF Online Meeting
    • Jun 3 - Jun 21, 2024
    • Diciccio, T

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    This Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit: