Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences. University of Western OntarioRoom 262 Western Science Centre. Phone: 519-661-3607. Fax: 519-661-3813Introduction to Statistics 2013/2014Statistical Science 1024B Section 200Course OutlineInstructor InformationInstructorLori MurrayOfficeWSC 270Email[email protected]Phone519-661-2111 ext 88007Office HoursTBACourse InformationCourse DescriptionStatistical inference, experimental design, sampling design, confidence intervalsand hypothesis tests for means and proportions, regression and correlation.PrerequistesGrade 12U Mathematics or Mathematics 0110A/B or 1229A/B, or the formerMathematics 017A/B.AntirequistesAll other courses or half courses in Introductory Statistics, except StatisticalSciences 1023A/B and 2037A/B.Pre,Co-requisitesWarningUnless you have either the requisites for this course or written special permissionfrom your Dean to enroll in it, you may be removed from this course and it will bedeleted from your record. You can be deregistered at any time even after writingthe final exam. This decision may not be appealed. You will receive no adjustmentto your fees in the event that you are dropped from a course for failing to have thenecessary prerequisitesTutorial HoursTue 3:30 PM-5:30 PM UCC 67Tue 3:30 PM-5:30 PM UCC 60Thu 3:30 PM-5:30PM NS 7Course WebsiteBook InformationText Book(s)The Basic Practice of Statistics (6th ed.), David S. Moore, William I. Notz and Michael A. Fligner.StatsPortal is not required but students may use it as supplemental course material.Course ObjectivesThe course provides an introduction to statistics. By the end of the course the students should have abasic understanding of the techniques used in exploring, organizing and describing data; producing datathrough surveys and experiments; random behavior; and statistical inference: confidence intervalconstruction, tests of hypotheses.