MAT-085L - Lab: Statistics1 credits
Students will explore descriptive methods of collecting, organizing, analyzing, and presenting categorical and numerical data including an introduction to elementary probability theory, estimation, and hypothesis testing. The course will also reinforce concepts of the place value system, order of operations, and fractions while introducing topics of decimal and percent notation, conversions between decimal, fractional, and percent notation, and basic statistical measures. Topics from algebra such as operations of integers, evaluating variable expressions, and solving equations and formulas will be refreshed and reinforced through linking with statistical procedures. Statistical operations involving collecting, displaying and interpretation of small data sets will be introduced.
This is a developmental course. Credit for this course will not be counted toward fulfilling graduation requirements at STCC.