Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

BIO 272 Statistics for the Biological Sciences(RLA)

4 hours. A course for science majors emphasizing applications of statistics to problems in experimental biology, field biology, and environmental science. It covers descriptive statistics, probability and probability distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, and design of experiments. The following techniques are included: goodness of fit tests, t-tests, analysis of variance, correlation and regression, time series analysis, and nonparametric methods.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

((BIO 160 or (BIO 180 and BIO 181)) and (MTH 123 or MTH 130)