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Stat 203 - Statistics for Social Scientists


At Simon Fraser University - Burnaby Campus Spring 2017
Syllabus





Usual Office Hours:
  • Monday 3:00 - 4:00 in the stats workshop SSC K 9510, Burnaby,
  • Tuesday 3:00 - 4:00 in student learning commons in library, Surrey,
  • Wednesday 1-2pm in SSC K 10561
  • Thursday 3:00 - 4:00 in student learning commons in library , Surrey,
  • Friday afternoons intermittenly in SSC K 10561, Burnaby.


Assignments
Assignment 1 and the Assignment 1 Key
Assignment 2, and the Assignment 2 Key

Lecture Notes

Week 1, , Wednesday Jan 4. Extended syllabus. Schedule. Data types (Ch 1).

Week 2, Lecture 1 Monday, Jan 9. Measures of Centrality (Ch 2)
Week 2, Lecture 2 Wednesday, Jan 11.

Week 3 Jan 14 and 16. Probability. Correlation and Scatterplots (Ch 4).

Week 4 Jan 21, 23. Sampling.

Week 5 Jan 28, 30. Experimental Design,
Midterm 1 Practice.

Midterm 1 and Key

Week 7, Reading Week

Week 8 Feb 21 and 23. Normal distribution, T distribution, T-Table, One sample T-tests.



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