NYU Steinhardt

Statistical Mysteries and How to Solve Them

  • Course Number: APSTA-UE 0010
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: An introductory quantitative & statistical reasoning course designed to help students acquire statistical literacy & competency to survive in a data-rich world. The course introduces students to basic concepts in probability, research design, descriptive statistics, & simple predictive models to help them to become more savvy consumers of the information they will routinely be exposed to in their personal, academic & professional lives. Course material will be conveyed through video clips, case studies, puzzle solving, predictive competitions, & group discussions. Liberal Arts Core/MAP Equivalent - satisfies the requirement for Quantitative Reasoning
  • Old Course Number: E10.0010