Introduction to Statistics
This collection contains the California Open Educational Resources Council (CA OER) list of peer-reviewed textbooks for Introduction to Statistics (common course-id MATH 110) , one of the top 50 college courses identified for inclusion in the California Open Online Library for Education (COOLforEd).
General Course Description: MATH 110
The use of probability techniques, hypothesis testing, and predictive techniques to facilitate decision-making. Topics include descriptive statistics; probability and sampling distributions; statistical inference; correlation and linear regression; analysis of variance, chi-square and t-tests; and application of technology for statistical analysis including the interpretation of the relevance of the statistical findings. Applications using data from disciplines including business, social sciences, psychology, life science, health science, and education.
Minimum Units: 3.0
Any rationale or comment:
Typically satisfies general education quantitative reasoning requirement (CSU GE B4).
Pedagogical Approach & Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:
Assessment & Other Information
Methods of Evaluation:
Tests, examinations, homework or projects where students demonstrate their mastery of the learning objectives and their ability to devise, organize and present complete solutions to problems.
Introductory Statistics (Open (Access) Textbook)Illowsky and Dean’s one-semester open textbook is geared towards students not majoring in math and science and focuses... More
Online Statistics Education: An Interactive Multimedia Course of Study (Open (Access) Textbook)Developed by Rice University, University of Houston at Clear Lake, and Tufts University, this open textbook is a public... More
Introductory Statistics (Open (Access) Textbook)Shafer and Zhang’s open textbooks is designed as a one-semester statistics course for general education students. The... More