Intro-to-Statistics

Introduction to Statistics

Course Length:

One semester

Course Description:

Introduction to Statistics is a course designed to introduce the basic concepts, displays, and computations of statistical measures. Topics include: misleading statistics, appropriate displays of data, the rules of probability, normal distributions, standard deviation, z scores, and sampling of the mean. Math level is appropriate for students who have successfully completed Algebra 1 and Geometry.  Basic understanding of and access to Microsoft Excel or Open Office is a requirement.

Prerequisites:

Algebra I and Geometry

Comprehensive Syllabus:  

http://mtda.link/introtostats

Required Materials:

None

Specific Technical/Software Requirements in Addition to General Requirements:

Please review the general original credit software requirements at http://mtda.link/techreq

This specific course requires that the student must have access to Microsoft Excel, OpenOffice or Numbers (Mac) Spreadsheets

Course Availability (subject to resource and teacher availability):

Fall: semester available
Spring: semester available
Summer: not available

Lead Teacher:

Erika Brekhus, Havre High School, erika.brekhus.teacher@montanadigitalacademy.org

PLEASE SEE YOUR LOCAL COUNSELOR TO REGISTER FOR MTDA COURSES

Montana Digital Academy
Phyllis J. Washington College of Education
The University of Montana
32 Campus Drive – Room 315
Missoula, Montana 59812
Phone: 406-203-1812
Fax: 406-203-1815

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