MATH 16 - Elementary Statistics

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

November 2021

The use of probability techniques, hypothesis testing, and predictive techniques to facilitate decision-making. Topics include descriptive statistics; probability and sampling distributions; statistical inference; correlation and linear regression; analysis of variance, chi-square and t-tests; and application of technology for statistical analysis including the interpretation of the relevance of the statistical findings. Applications using data from disciplines including business, social sciences, psychology, life science, health science, and education. This course contains a computer component. Calculations are done with the aid of a desktop computer or with a handheld calculator/computer having built-in functions. 

Course Type

Lower Division