Statistical Thinking and Data Analysis

Normal distribution curve.

In this course, you will learn about several types of sampling distributions, including the normal distribution shown here. (Courtesy of Mwtoews on Wikipedia.)


MIT Course Number

15.075J / IDS.013J / (formerly ESD.07J)

As Taught In

Fall 2011



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Course Description

This course is an introduction to statistical data analysis. Topics are chosen from applied probability, sampling, estimation, hypothesis testing, linear regression, analysis of variance, categorical data analysis, and nonparametric statistics.

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Cynthia Rudin, Allison Chang, and Dimitrios Bisias. 15.075J Statistical Thinking and Data Analysis. Fall 2011. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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