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STAT221 FUNDAMENTALS OF STATISTICS

Course Code: 2460221
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Statistics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Academic Staff Dr. CEM BA
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 2360120
Set 2: 3570120
Set 3: 2360118
One of the sets above should be completed before taking STAT221 FUNDAMENTALS OF STATISTICS .

Course Content

Introduction to probability. Finite sample spaces. Conditional probability and independence. One dimensional random variables. Functions of random variables. Further characterization of random variables. Discrete random variables. Continuous random variables. Random sample sample and statistics. Statistical inference, estimation and tests of hypotheses.