* ORF 245 / EGR 245 (QR)
Fundamentals of Engineering Statistics
A first introduction to probability and statistics. This course will provide background to understand and produce rigorous statistical analysis including estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing and regression. Applicability and limitations of these methods will be illustrated in the light of modern data sets and manipulation of the statistical software R. Precepts are based on real data analysis.
Sample reading list:
D. M. Diez, C. D. Barr, M. Cetinkaya, OpenIntro: Statistics 1st edition
See instructor for complete list
Reading per week: 30-40 pages; Weekly problem sets (2-4 hours each); Weekly precept/lab report (4-6 hours each)
Mid Term Exam - 20%
Final Exam - 40%
Term Paper(s) - 20%
Problem set(s) - 20%
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Three semesters of Calculus or its equivalent.
This course satisfies WWS quantitative analysis requirement.
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