Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024
Western Main Campus

Statistical Sciences 2143A/B


A data-driven introduction to statistics intended primarily for students in Chemical and Mechanical Engineering. Exploratory data analysis, probability, the Binomial, Poisson, Normal, Chi-Square and F distributions. Estimation, correlation and regression (model building and parameter estimation), analysis of variance, design of experiments.

Prerequisite(s): 0.5 course from Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1412A/B, Calculus 1000A/B, Calculus 1500A/B, the former Applied Mathematics 1412A/B, plus 0.5 course from Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1414A/B, Calculus 1301A/B, Calculus 1501A/B, the former Applied Mathematics 1414A/B. The former Applied Mathematics 1413 may also be used to meet this 1.0 course prerequisite.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour. This course cannot be taken for credit in any module in Data Science, Statistics, Actuarial Science, or Financial Modelling, other than the Minor in Applied Statistics, the Minor in Applied Financial Modeling, the Minor in Data Science, or the Certificate in Data Science.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY C i  
Subject Code: STATS

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