Course Introduction

In this course the students will examine the normal distribution, correlation, and regression analysis, sampling, testing hypotheses, the chi square test, and probability related to statistics.

Course Objectives & Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Calculate a correlation and state its meaning.


  • Calculate and use a regression equation.


  • Test hypotheses.


Statistics – I

Texts and References:

  • The Basic Practice of Statistics 6th ed. – D. Moore, et. al., (W. H. Freeman, 2012)


  • Elementary Statistics 2e Neil Weiss. Addison Wesley, Reading, MA. 1993.


  • The Essence of Statistics for Business 2e Michael C. Fleming and Joseph G. Nellis. Prentice Hall, Hemel Hempstead 1996.


  • Statistics for the Social Science Victoria L. Mantzopoulos. Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ. 1995.