National College Credit Recommendation Service

## MTH 203 Statistics

Course Category:
Length:

Varies (self-study; self-paced).

Location:
Various; Distance Learning Format.
Dates:

October 2022 - Present.

Instructional delivery format:
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: appropriately gather, organize, tabulate and present data; find various central tendencies and variances including mean, weighted means, median, mode, mean absolute deviation and standard deviation; display data in various graphs including: bar graphs, line graphs, pictographs, histograms, cumulative frequency histograms, frequency polygons and ogives; understand and work with various binomial distributions including the binomial distribution, hyper geometric distribution, geometric distribution, multinomial distribution, poisson distribution and normal distribution; design appropriate samples; perform hypothesis tests; estimate population parameters based on samples statistics; test claims about means and proportions; make inferences about two means and two proportions; determine the significance of colorations; and construct confidence intervals; find and use a regression line.

Instruction:

This course develops the statistical skills of collecting, organizing, summarizing, and analyzing information to draw conclusions or answer questions. Major topics include descriptive statistics, frequency distributions, probability, binomial and normal distributions, statistical inference, linear regression, and correlation.

Credit recommendation:

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Statistics, Mathematics or as an elective in Business, Computer Science, Social Sciences, Education, Engineering, or Health Sciences (3/23).