The course gives an overview what statistic is, how data can be described using frequency tables and graphs, which numerical measures are adequate for location and dispersion on univariate methods to describe a dataset using location and dispersion. Moreover, it contains an insight in discrete and continuous probability distributions, sampling methods, estimation of parameters and confidence intervals as well as simple tests, correlation analysis and linear regression analysis. The course uses the software EXCEL or R.
Participants have got an overview on basic statistical methods of data description and inference from samples to populations as well as simple tests. They can use these approaches as well as assess them. Participants are able to transform the statistical methods into business decision processes.
Prof. Dr. sc. pol. Hans - Eggert Reimers
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