Course Code MATH 631
Course Title Statistics for Teachers
Online Offers
  • Winter 2022 (tentative) (Instructor: TBA)
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

This course discusses some of the mathematical and scientific aspects of empirical, or data-based, problem solving. Topics will include methods for the design of experiments and surveys, and the analysis of data using statistical models. Examples will illustrate the application of these methods to data-based problems in science, health, business and industry.

Typical terms may not reflect online offerings.

Course Work and Exam Winter 2020 course outline (note 2)
Author(s) Steve Brown
Requisites
  • Prerequisite: MATH 630
Materials Software
  • This course recommends the download and use of a statistical software tool called R to complete assignments. It is a free download, but requires the software be installed on the machine planned for use in completing this course.
  • Some course components are not supported in Microsoft Edge
System Requirements
  • A computer with Internet access is required for all online and multimodal courses. Please see the System Requirements.
Taught in English
Special Notes 1) This course is only open to students in the Master of Mathematics for Teachers program
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