MTH 245 - Statistics I at Southwest Virginia Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2019-08-01

Presents an overview of statistics, including descriptive statistics, elementary probability, probability distributions, estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation, and linear regression. Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 155: Statistical Reasoning and MTH 245: Statistics I or equivalent. This is a Passport Transfer course.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

To serve as a first course in data collection and analysis, applied probability, and statistical inference for students needing greater depth in preparation for application of content to workforce task or further study in statistical research methods.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisite: Completion of MTH 154 or MTH 161 or equivalent with a grade of C or better.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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