STAT 557

Applied Statistics and Experimental Design

Course Description

Inferential statistical methods for discrete and continuous random variables including tests for difference in means and proportions; linear and logistic regression; causation versus correlation; confounding; resampling methods; study design. Prerequisite: either STAT 556/BIOST 556/DATA 556 or permission of instructor. Offered: jointly with BIOST 557/DATA 557; W.