Fall 2022

Intermediate Statistics

Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as STAT-230

Moodle site: Course


Pamela B. Matheson (Sections 01 and 02)


This course is an intermediate applied statistics course that builds on the statistical data analysis methods introduced in STAT 111 or STAT 135. Students will learn how to pose a statistical question, perform appropriate statistical analysis of the data, and properly interpret and communicate their results. Emphasis will be placed on the use of statistical software, data wrangling, model fitting, and assessment. Topics covered will include ethics, experimental design, resampling approaches, analysis of variance models, multiple regression, model selection, and logistic regression. No prior experience with statistical software is expected

Requisite: STAT 111 or 135. Limited to 24 students. Four spots reserved for incoming first-year students in each Fall section. Fall and Spring semester. Fall semester: Professors Matheson and Horton. 

How to handle overenrollment: For the Fall, priority for rising sophomores. For the Spring, priority for sophomores.

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: quantitative work, problem sets, quizzes or exams, group work, use of computational software, projects

Cost: 61.99-193.99 ?


2022-23: Offered in Fall 2022, Spring 2023
Other years: Offered in Fall 2022