ORF245: Fundamentals of Engineering Statistics

A first introduction to probability and statistics. This course provides background to understand and produce rigorous statistical analysis, including estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing and regression. Applicability and limitations of these methods will be illustrated in the light of modern data sets and manipulation of the statistical software R. Precepts are based on real data analysis.


Spring 2013, Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:00-10:50am, Room TBD.

Office hours on Wednesday and Friday, 11:00am-12:00pm, Sherrerd 225.

For more information (precepts, ect), see the syllabus.

Required textbook

OpenIntro Statistics: Second Edition (free pdf version available).