University of Notre Dame

Statistics for Business I

Course Number: ACMS10145
Instructors: Huy Huynh, Ruijun Zhao

A conceptual introduction to the science of data for students of business. Descriptive statistics: graphical methods, measures of central tendency, spread, and association. Basic probability theory and probability models for random variables. Introduction to statistical inference: confidence intervals and hypothesis tests. Many examples will be based on real, current business and economics datasets. Calculations will be illustrated in Microsoft Excel.