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Course Description REA1071 - Statistics - Basics (2003/2004)

ECTS Credits10
Duration1 semester (Spring)

The students must be able to perform simple statistical analysis and probability calculations, manually and with computer aid..


Descriptive statistics: Collecting data, types of variables.
Measures of central tendency, variation correlation. Statistical diagrams.
Probability: Stochastic models, elements of probability, conditional probability, independence
Probability distributions: Expected value, variance and standard deviation. Binomial and normal distribution.
Statistical inference: Interval estimation. Tests of hypotheses. Analysis of variance, chi-square tests for independence.
Non-parametric methods.

Process control: Shewart control charts.

Study MethodsLectures, Mandatory Assignments
AssessmentWritten Exam, 5 hours
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsAssignments
Arithmetic exercises and/or case.
Supplementary Information