Statistics for Managers using MS Excel, part 1, 5 Cr

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Date
    31.08.2020 - 18.12.2020
Last enrolment date
    16.08.2020
Place
    Online course
Goal
    The student is able to use basic statistical methods and techniques of data processing and analyzing, which is: collecting, presenting and describing data, applying proper statistical techniques for hypothesis testing about relationship between variables. The student understands the basic concepts in quantitative data analysis. The course will focus on practical applications with MS Excel.

IBCRI: Skills in Critical and Analytical Understanding: Critically review, analyze and understand information available from academic and professional business sources.

IBBUS: Applied Business Skills: Apply disciplinary and interdisciplinary knowledge to analyze business challenges and global trends to propose or put into action practical business solutions based on the findings.
Contents
    Data collection, organizing data, data presentation, descriptive statistics, exploratory data analysis, probability distributions, sampling distributions, confidence interval estimation, fundamentals of hypothesis testing: one sample tests, two-sample tests, analysis of variance, chi-square and nonparametric tests. All with applications in MS Excel.
Accomplishment
    100% virtual course. Distant learning.
Introductory meeting, video lectures and tutorials, homework exercises and assignments.
Literature
    Video lectures and tutorials
PowerPoint slides
MS Excel applications
Literature:
Statistics for Managers using MS Excel, Global Edition, 8/E, David M. Levine, David F Stephan, Kathryn A. Szabat, 2018
Data Analysis with SPSS: A First Course in Applied Statistics (4th Edition) Stephen A. Sweet, Karen Grace-Martin, 2012
Price
    75 €
The studies is free-of-charge for unemployed job seekers and asylum seekers.
Further Information
    avoinamk@jamk.fi