##
Math 312 & Stat 412 at Lehigh University

**Math 312 / Stat 412 (Applied Statistics): Exploratory data analysis;
Monte Carlo methods; randomization and resampling. Computational
aspects
based on software tools and statistical packages. Prerequisite: Math 12
or
Math 231. **

Here is a typical course description of Applied Statistics at Lehigh
University.

**Textbook** used :

1. "Statistical Methods", revised edition, by Rudolf J.
Freund and William J. Wilson.

2. "A Casebook for a First Course in Statistics and Data
Analysis" by Chatterjee, Handcock and Simonoff.

3. "Learning SAS in the Computer Lab" by R. Elliott.

4. Many others

Selected topics:

1. Review of basic probability distributions and basic statistical
methods.
2. Some standard probabilistic results used in statistics.
3. Introduction to one-sample statistical problems.
4. Point and interval estimation.
5. Hypotheses testing and p-value.
6. t-test and t-C.I. and the concept of degrees of freedom.
7. Correlation coefficient.
8. Two tests for normality (Chi-squared test and W-S test).
9. Chi-squared test for normality when parameters are estimated.
10. Normal scores and normal probability plot.
11. Paired sample problems.
12. Signed test for the center of symmetry.
13. Wilcoxon signed-rank test for the center of symmetry.
14. Confidence interval based on Wilcoxon signed-rank statistic.
15. Walsh's pairwise averages.
16. Simple linear regression.
17. Confidence intervals for regression coefficients.
18. ANONA Table and F-test for simple linear regression.
19. Coefficient of determination and residual plot.
20. Two-sample problems.
21. T-tests and F-test for testing mu_1 = mu_2.
22. Confidence intervals for mu_2 - mu_1.
23. One-way analysis of variance and F tests.
24. Multiple camparisons, orthogonal contrasts.

**Statistics Related Links**

Statistics Links
A Casebook
in Statistics
and Data Analysis

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Mathematics,
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