Academic Catalog

ECON205 STATISTICS FOR ECONOMISTS I

Course Code: 3110205
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Economics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. ERKAN ERDL
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 2360158
Set 2: 2360154
Set 3: 2360126
Set 4: 2360120 , 3110106
One of the sets above should be completed before taking ECON205 STATISTICS FOR ECONOMISTS I .

Course Content

This course deals with frequency distributions, measures of central tendency and variability, basic theorems of probability, independent and joint events, conditional probability, discrete probability distributions, normal distributions, sampling distributions and sample drawing techniques.