Stat 480 syllabus
Statistical Practicum (W)
Bulletin Description Relates to the student's classroom studies with actual
statistical problems encountered in practice. Working with the departmental
statistical consultant, the student will participate in providing statistical assistance
to research faculty in applied fields.
Prerequisites C or better in EH 102 or EH 105 and approval of department
chair. Computer Lab fee.
Text The Human Side of Statistical Consulting, by R. Boen, Lifetime Learning Publication.
Coverage Material to be selected by the instructor.
Learning Objectives The purpose of this course is to provide students
practical experience in the art of statistical consulting. They will have an
opportunity to act and interact as statistical consultants (under the supervision of
the course instructor) to research faculty in applied fields. This allows students to
apply statistical knowledge and tools in solving the real world problems.
Last Updated February 18, 2014