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Data Analytics for Business Management | BUSM.X406

Formerly titled "Business Statistics I."

An introduction to the business use of statistical concepts and tools, this course covers the basic concepts of descriptive statistics--such as means and variances, uses of probability, and statistical inference--and their application to business processes and decisions. In addition, the course addresses the use of statistical estimation techniques, decision theory (hypothesis-testing process), and the use of regression and correlation.

Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of the course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the basic concepts and procedures used in data and statistical analysis
  • Discuss the ethical dimensions of "big data analytics"
  • Identify when to use a particular tool / concept within statistics to solve a real-world problem.

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Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Units Cost Instructor
09-02-2021 to 11-12-2021 3.0 $720

Laurence O'Connell



Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Thu, 09-02-2021 12:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m. Online Self-paced ONLINE
Fri, 11-12-2021 11:58 p.m. 11:59 p.m. Online Self-paced ONLINE