Stat 490 syllabus
Bulletin Description Selected topics in advanced undergraduate applied
statistics. This course may be repeated for a maximum of six credits.
Applied Statistics and the SAS Programming Language. By Ronald P. Cody and Jeffrey K. Smith, 4th edition, Prentice Hall
Modern Applied Statistics with S. By W. N. Venables and B.D. Ripley, 4th edition, Springer
Coverage Material to be selected by the instructor
Learning Objectives This course is primarily intended for advanced
undergraduate students in engineering, physical sciences, life sciences and
statistics first year graduate students. Some popular statistical software, such as
SAS, S-Plus and R, will be introduced and topics will cover inputting data,
analyzing categorical data, correlation and regression, ANOVA, T-Test and non-
parametric comparisons, visualization of multivariate data.
Last Updated February 18, 2014