Stat 704, Fall 2014

STAT 704: Data Analysis I, Fall 2014


Syllabus: Syllabus (pdf).
Instructor: Tim Hanson. E-mail: hansont@stat.sc.edu.
Office Hours: TBA, and by appointment.
Office: 219C LeConte College, (803) 777-3859.
Class Meeting Time: Tuesday/Thursday 11:40am to 12:55pm in LeConte College 201A.
Textbook: Applied Linear Statistical Models (5th edition) by Kutner, Nachtsheim, Neter, and Li.

Lecture schedule and notes

  • Thur., August 21: Random variables, expectation, densities for common distributions. Course notes; some SAS code. Textbook data sets are available here.
  • Review Material

    You should be acquainted with elementary probability, including discrete and continuous random variables, sampling distributions, point and interval estimation, and hypothesis testing. If you need to review, there are many sets of notes online, for example these excellent notes from Dr. Tebbs.