This course covers the basic concepts and methods for business research data analysis.
Topics covered include estimation, inference, analysis of variance, regression, and hypothesis testing.
These are illustrated using modern computer spreadsheet models.
The course objectives are to understand and apply techniques and tools in the areas of:
Understand Estimation and Hypothesis Testing
Perform Inferences about Population Means, Variances, and Proportions
Compare Two Populations
Perform Analysis of Variations
Perform Chi-Squared Tests
Perform Linear Regression
CBU student unix server account, other server backup, and/or USB drive as needed for backup.
35 points - Projects
30 points - Homework
35 points - Quizzes
The schedule is a tentative guideline. The progress of the class will typically vary somewhat
from this outline and additional material may be added. Scheduled and unscheduled homework, quizzes, and tests will be
announced in class, therefore it is important to stay informed if absent from class.