Sophia's Introduction to Statistics course helps you gain mastery of the basic principles of statistics. In this course, you will learn a variety of topics, including statistical principles, research methodologies, data analysis, and hypothesis testing. You will also have the opportunity to demonstrate the application of these topics in statistics to everyday situations. Full Description
3 semester credits
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This Introduction to Statistics Course uses problem-based learning that shows you how to apply your knowledge in real-world situations. Our Many Ways™ learning model feature multiple teachers and various instructional styles for each concept so you can find a style that meshes with your individual learning preference. This rich, immersive experience helps you better understand and retain information, for an all-around smarter way to learn.
Sophia's Introduction to Statistics Course helps you gain mastery of the basic principles of statistics. In this course you will learn a variety of topics, including statistical principles, research methodologies, data analysis, and hypothesis testing. You will also have the opportunity to demonstrate the application of these topics in statistics to everyday situations.
In Sophia's Introduction to Statistics Course, you will complete a series of assessments comprised of 18 Challenge assessments and 6 Milestone assessments tied to the following learning outcomes:
Hi Stephanie— Congratulations on your successful course completion! Our Learning Coach team is certainly available to help with Challenge questions; we apologize for any misunderstanding there. Congratulations again on completing the course and earning these credits!— Chloe S. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Kristin— Congratulations on your successful course completion! As this is a rigorous college-level math course, the material does get progressively more difficult. We're happy to hear you were able to utilize the help of the Learning Coach team. Congratulations again on earning these credits!— Chloe S. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Sharon— Congratulations on your successful course completion! Your transcript has been sent to Simmons both electronically and via mail. Congratulations again on completing this course!— Chloe S. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Shonna— Congratulations on your successful course completion! While the Learning Coach team is available during the week, you also have access to two free hours of tutoring via SmarThinking, which is available 24/7. The instruction in the tutorials is designed to help you apply the knowledge to the assessment questions, so the problems you see on the tests will not be exactly the same as those in the examples. While we're sorry that you didn't enjoy this course, you should be proud of your accomplishment in earning these credits.— Chloe S. | Sophia Learning Coach
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