Introduction to statistics (2006/2007)

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Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
lezione 1 6 SECS-S/01-STATISTICS 2° sem lez Marco Minozzo
esercitazione 3 SECS-S/01-STATISTICS 2° sem lez Marco Minozzo
lezione 2 1 SECS-S/01-STATISTICS 2° sem lez Roberto Prisco

Learning outcomes

Introduction to Descriptive Statistics: data collection and classification; data types; frequency distributions; histograms and charts; measures of central tendency; variability and measures of dispersion; skewness and kurtosis; measures of association; scatterplots; Pearson's coefficient of correlation; least-squares regression line.

Introduction to Probability

Introduction to Inferential Statistics

Assessment methods and criteria

Written and oral examination.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Roberto Prisco Dalla probabilità alla statistica Libreria Universitaria Editrice 2006 Verrà segnalato un ulteriore testo relativo alla Teoria dei campioni ed alla Inferenza Statistica. Materiale utile di diversa natura è scaricabile dalle pagine web dedicate al corso.