STAT 201

Statistics I

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective August 1, 1998 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course covers the basic principles and methods of statistics. It emphasizes techniques and applications in real-world problem solving and decision making. Topics include frequency distributions, measures of location and variation, probability, sampling, design of experiments, sampling distributions, interval estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation and regression.

Special information

Prerequisites: A grade of C- or higher in MATH 98 or MATH 102, or placement at MATH 115 College Algebra on the mathematics assessment test offered by Placement Assessment Office. For information on math placement and assessment visit, www.metrostate.edu/placement-assessment. Students whose prerequisites are not identified by the system would contact the Math and Statistics Department for an override at MATH@metrostate.edu. First day attendance required except by instructor permission.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Demonstrate comprehension and ability to apply inferential statistics, including construction of confidence intervals for point estimates and simple hypothesis tests.
  • Recognize appropriate use of different statistical models to represent and answer questions about representative real-world problems involving categorical and quantitative data.
  • Understand and apply statistical concepts including probability, regression and correlation, experimental design, descriptive statistics and inferential statistics.
  • Understand statistical principles and methods for data collection and analysis.

Summer 2019

Section Title Instructor
01 Statistics I Shyne, Mi Books Course details
02 Statistics I Schultz, Mi Books Course details
03 Statistics I Lenertz, Sa Books Course details
50 Statistics I Darling, Li Books Course details
51 Statistics I Sharma, Ma Books Course details

Fall 2019

Section Title Instructor
01 Statistics I Johnson, Ka Books Course details
02 Statistics I Shyne, Mi Books Course details
03 Statistics I Gaslin, Ma Books Course details
04 Statistics I Dillon, Ed Books Course details
05 Statistics I: Business and Industry Focus Jacobson, Da Books Course details
06 Statistics I Fox, Te Books Course details
07 Statistics I Johnson, Ka Books Course details
50 Statistics I Wei, We Books Course details
51 Statistics I Darling, Li Books Course details
52 Statistics I Canavan, Am Books Course details
53 Statistics I Sharma, Ma Books Course details
54 Statistics I Staff Books Course details

Spring 2020

Section Title Instructor
01 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
02 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
03 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
04 Statistics I: Business and Industry Focus Jacobson, Da Books Course details
05 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
06 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
07 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
50 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
51 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
52 Statistics I Staff Books Course details

Summer 2020

Section Title Instructor
01 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
02 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
03 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
50 Statistics I Staff Books Course details
51 Statistics I Staff Books Course details