Introduction To Business Statistics –
This course introduces the techniques used for the visualization of numerical data and descriptive statistics in business. Topics will include an introduction to probabilities and sampling.
This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks. This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Advisor.
Visualization of Data
- Recognize ordinal and nominal data.
- Prepare a frequency distribution.
- Select an appropriate chart type for given data sets.
- Identify misleading graphs.
- Recognize statistical symbols.
- Distinguish between a population and a sample.
- Compute a mean, median, and mode.
- Compute range, variance, and standard deviation.
- Recognize probability notation.
- Solve probability problems with various counting methods.
- Distinguish between discrete and continuous random variables.
- Recognize the characteristics of a standard normal distribution.
- Compute an interval estimate with the empirical rule.
- Identify various sampling methods.
- Develop sample survey questions.
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