The aim of this course is to present descriptive statistical knovledge and some statistical ınference methods.

Learning Outcomes

CTPO

TOA

Upon successful completion of the course, the students will be able to :

LO - 1 :

calculate and interpret some basic descriptive statistics.

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LO - 2 :

discriminate between real and nominal variables

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LO - 3 :

learn basic probability rules and apply them to decision making problems

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LO - 4 :

recognize some probability distributions and use them in order to solve business problems

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CTPO : Contribution to programme outcomes, TOA :Type of assessment (1: written exam, 2: Oral exam, 3: Homework assignment, 4: Laboratory exercise/exam, 5: Seminar / presentation, 6: Term paper), LO : Learning Outcome

Contents of the Course

Basic Concepts, Statistical Presentations, Location and Variability Measures, Probability, Random Variables, Expected Value and Variance, Distributions of random Variables, Sampling, Point and Interval Estimation, Hypothesis Tests, Simple Linear Regression, Multiple Regression.

Course Syllabus

Week

Subject

Related Notes / Files

Week 1

Some basic definitions, levels of measurement: nominal, ordinal, interval and ratio scales.