Introduction to Statistics

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Course Description

Statistics encompasses the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data and provides a framework for thinking about data. Statistics is used in many areas of scientific and social research, is critical to business and manufacturing, and provides the mathematical foundation for machine learning and data mining.

In this course, students will gain a comprehensive introduction to the concepts and techniques of statistics as applied to a wide variety of disciplines.

This course covers basic statistics, such as calculating averages, medians, modes, and standard deviations. With easy-to-understand examples combined with real-world applications from the worlds of business, sports, education, entertainment, and more.

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to start analyzing data. You'll explore how to use data and apply statistics to real-life problems and situations.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone interested in learning basic statistics
  • Professionals interested in understanding statistics
  • Students

Course content

10 sections • 24 lectures • 2h 6m total length
  • Getting started
    01:58

Instructor

Data Analyst
  • 4.2 Instructor Rating
  • 81 Reviews
  • 1,297 Students
  • 1 Course

For over 20 years, SpliceData has been working with data in order to help our customers solve their business challenges. During this time we've realized that data isn't very valuable unless the business owners can both access and understand the data to make informed decisions. We help you from start to finish, from understanding your specific business initiative to quickly architecting the proper solution. In this way we are able to provide you the answers you need quickly and efficiently.


Expected Outcomes

  1. Learn the fundamentals of statistics Finding means, medians, and modes Calculating standard deviation Understanding probability Requirements basic understanding of mathematics Description Statistics encompasses the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data and provides a framework for thinking about data. Statistics is used in many areas of scientific and social research, is critical to business and manufacturing, and provides the mathematical foundation for machine learning and data mining. In this course, students will gain a comprehensive introduction to the concepts and techniques of statistics as applied to a wide variety of disciplines. This course covers basic statistics, such as calculating averages, medians, modes, and standard deviations. With easy-to-understand examples combined with real-world applications from the worlds of business, sports, education, entertainment, and more. This course provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to start analyzing data. You'll explore how to use data and apply statistics to real-life problems and situations. Who this course is for: Anyone interested in learning basic statistics Professionals interested in understanding statistics Students Show more Show less Course content 10 sections • 24 lectures • 2h 6m total length Expand all sections Introduction 3 lectures • 5min Welcome Preview 01:10 Introduction Preview 02:04 Getting started 01:58 Introduction to Statistics 2 lectures • 13min Why statistics 03:36 Understanding statistics Preview 09:03 Center of Data 2 lectures • 13min Means and medians 05:27 Weighted means 07:46 Data Variability 3 lectures • 15min Range 03:16 Deviation 07:41 Outliers 03:55 Distribution and Relative Position 2 lectures • 10min Standard deviations and empirical rules 05:54 Calculating percentiles 03:38 Probability 2 lectures • 12min Understanding probability 07:32 Types of probability 04:53 Multiple Event Probability 3 lectures • 29min Probability of two events 11:53 Bayes theorem 08:58 Permutations 07:51 Discrete and Continuous 2 lectures • 18min Discrete vs. continuous 03:54 Discrete Probability Distributions 14:06 Continuous Probability Distributions 4 lectures • 12min Probability Densities 03:20 Bell-shaped curve 02:23 Fuzzy central limit theorem 02:11 Z transformation to find probabilities 03:43 Conclusion 1 lecture • 1min Conclusion 00:27 Instructor Splice Data Data Analyst 4.2 Instructor Rating 81 Reviews 1,297 Students 1 Course For over 20 years, SpliceData has been working with data in order to help our customers solve their business challenges. During this time we've realized that data isn't very valuable unless the business owners can both access and understand the data to make informed decisions. We help you from start to finish, from understanding your specific business initiative to quickly architecting the proper solution. In this way we are able to provide you the answers you need quickly and efficiently. Show more Show less Udemy Business Teach on Udemy Get the app About us Contact us Careers Blog Help and Support Affiliate Impressum Kontakt Terms Privacy policy Cookie settings Sitemap © 2021 Udemy, Inc. window.handleCSSToggleButtonClick = function (event) { var target = event.currentTarget; var cssToggleId = target && target.dataset && target.dataset.cssToggleId; var input = cssToggleId && document.getElementById(cssToggleId); if (input) { if (input.dataset.type === 'checkbox') { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; } else { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.allowToggle && input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; var radios = document.querySelectorAll('[name="' + input.dataset.name + '"]'); for (var i = 0; i (function(){window['__CF$cv$params']={r:'6788a0b4d9c7069e',m:'5be36bc78c8f50ddd6f2f968f49c5334c1660aad-1627921166-1800-AcFz2g80PEZPJN1Fkbo04WUF794Id+xkB0+OUzAGgKhruT+zUApcYFVBMKBCNwWyFgttpOjU7Ps7o4l0Rc8ZzxCTPdFpjcTpc9KGTh7iR+/pbO0XmJnEbxZ8nViRe2JlhTlgHfAMITUDnjU1uGM3/8o=',s:[0x654470ff40,0xe98ea03bbb],}})();
  2. Finding means, medians, and modes Calculating standard deviation Understanding probability Requirements basic understanding of mathematics Description Statistics encompasses the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data and provides a framework for thinking about data. Statistics is used in many areas of scientific and social research, is critical to business and manufacturing, and provides the mathematical foundation for machine learning and data mining. In this course, students will gain a comprehensive introduction to the concepts and techniques of statistics as applied to a wide variety of disciplines. This course covers basic statistics, such as calculating averages, medians, modes, and standard deviations. With easy-to-understand examples combined with real-world applications from the worlds of business, sports, education, entertainment, and more. This course provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to start analyzing data. You'll explore how to use data and apply statistics to real-life problems and situations. Who this course is for: Anyone interested in learning basic statistics Professionals interested in understanding statistics Students Show more Show less Course content 10 sections • 24 lectures • 2h 6m total length Expand all sections Introduction 3 lectures • 5min Welcome Preview 01:10 Introduction Preview 02:04 Getting started 01:58 Introduction to Statistics 2 lectures • 13min Why statistics 03:36 Understanding statistics Preview 09:03 Center of Data 2 lectures • 13min Means and medians 05:27 Weighted means 07:46 Data Variability 3 lectures • 15min Range 03:16 Deviation 07:41 Outliers 03:55 Distribution and Relative Position 2 lectures • 10min Standard deviations and empirical rules 05:54 Calculating percentiles 03:38 Probability 2 lectures • 12min Understanding probability 07:32 Types of probability 04:53 Multiple Event Probability 3 lectures • 29min Probability of two events 11:53 Bayes theorem 08:58 Permutations 07:51 Discrete and Continuous 2 lectures • 18min Discrete vs. continuous 03:54 Discrete Probability Distributions 14:06 Continuous Probability Distributions 4 lectures • 12min Probability Densities 03:20 Bell-shaped curve 02:23 Fuzzy central limit theorem 02:11 Z transformation to find probabilities 03:43 Conclusion 1 lecture • 1min Conclusion 00:27 Instructor Splice Data Data Analyst 4.2 Instructor Rating 81 Reviews 1,297 Students 1 Course For over 20 years, SpliceData has been working with data in order to help our customers solve their business challenges. During this time we've realized that data isn't very valuable unless the business owners can both access and understand the data to make informed decisions. We help you from start to finish, from understanding your specific business initiative to quickly architecting the proper solution. In this way we are able to provide you the answers you need quickly and efficiently. Show more Show less Udemy Business Teach on Udemy Get the app About us Contact us Careers Blog Help and Support Affiliate Impressum Kontakt Terms Privacy policy Cookie settings Sitemap © 2021 Udemy, Inc. window.handleCSSToggleButtonClick = function (event) { var target = event.currentTarget; var cssToggleId = target && target.dataset && target.dataset.cssToggleId; var input = cssToggleId && document.getElementById(cssToggleId); if (input) { if (input.dataset.type === 'checkbox') { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; } else { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.allowToggle && input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; var radios = document.querySelectorAll('[name="' + input.dataset.name + '"]'); for (var i = 0; i (function(){window['__CF$cv$params']={r:'6788a0b4d9c7069e',m:'5be36bc78c8f50ddd6f2f968f49c5334c1660aad-1627921166-1800-AcFz2g80PEZPJN1Fkbo04WUF794Id+xkB0+OUzAGgKhruT+zUApcYFVBMKBCNwWyFgttpOjU7Ps7o4l0Rc8ZzxCTPdFpjcTpc9KGTh7iR+/pbO0XmJnEbxZ8nViRe2JlhTlgHfAMITUDnjU1uGM3/8o=',s:[0x654470ff40,0xe98ea03bbb],}})();
  3. Calculating standard deviation Understanding probability Requirements basic understanding of mathematics Description Statistics encompasses the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data and provides a framework for thinking about data. Statistics is used in many areas of scientific and social research, is critical to business and manufacturing, and provides the mathematical foundation for machine learning and data mining. In this course, students will gain a comprehensive introduction to the concepts and techniques of statistics as applied to a wide variety of disciplines. This course covers basic statistics, such as calculating averages, medians, modes, and standard deviations. With easy-to-understand examples combined with real-world applications from the worlds of business, sports, education, entertainment, and more. This course provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to start analyzing data. You'll explore how to use data and apply statistics to real-life problems and situations. Who this course is for: Anyone interested in learning basic statistics Professionals interested in understanding statistics Students Show more Show less Course content 10 sections • 24 lectures • 2h 6m total length Expand all sections Introduction 3 lectures • 5min Welcome Preview 01:10 Introduction Preview 02:04 Getting started 01:58 Introduction to Statistics 2 lectures • 13min Why statistics 03:36 Understanding statistics Preview 09:03 Center of Data 2 lectures • 13min Means and medians 05:27 Weighted means 07:46 Data Variability 3 lectures • 15min Range 03:16 Deviation 07:41 Outliers 03:55 Distribution and Relative Position 2 lectures • 10min Standard deviations and empirical rules 05:54 Calculating percentiles 03:38 Probability 2 lectures • 12min Understanding probability 07:32 Types of probability 04:53 Multiple Event Probability 3 lectures • 29min Probability of two events 11:53 Bayes theorem 08:58 Permutations 07:51 Discrete and Continuous 2 lectures • 18min Discrete vs. continuous 03:54 Discrete Probability Distributions 14:06 Continuous Probability Distributions 4 lectures • 12min Probability Densities 03:20 Bell-shaped curve 02:23 Fuzzy central limit theorem 02:11 Z transformation to find probabilities 03:43 Conclusion 1 lecture • 1min Conclusion 00:27 Instructor Splice Data Data Analyst 4.2 Instructor Rating 81 Reviews 1,297 Students 1 Course For over 20 years, SpliceData has been working with data in order to help our customers solve their business challenges. During this time we've realized that data isn't very valuable unless the business owners can both access and understand the data to make informed decisions. We help you from start to finish, from understanding your specific business initiative to quickly architecting the proper solution. In this way we are able to provide you the answers you need quickly and efficiently. Show more Show less Udemy Business Teach on Udemy Get the app About us Contact us Careers Blog Help and Support Affiliate Impressum Kontakt Terms Privacy policy Cookie settings Sitemap © 2021 Udemy, Inc. window.handleCSSToggleButtonClick = function (event) { var target = event.currentTarget; var cssToggleId = target && target.dataset && target.dataset.cssToggleId; var input = cssToggleId && document.getElementById(cssToggleId); if (input) { if (input.dataset.type === 'checkbox') { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; } else { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.allowToggle && input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; var radios = document.querySelectorAll('[name="' + input.dataset.name + '"]'); for (var i = 0; i (function(){window['__CF$cv$params']={r:'6788a0b4d9c7069e',m:'5be36bc78c8f50ddd6f2f968f49c5334c1660aad-1627921166-1800-AcFz2g80PEZPJN1Fkbo04WUF794Id+xkB0+OUzAGgKhruT+zUApcYFVBMKBCNwWyFgttpOjU7Ps7o4l0Rc8ZzxCTPdFpjcTpc9KGTh7iR+/pbO0XmJnEbxZ8nViRe2JlhTlgHfAMITUDnjU1uGM3/8o=',s:[0x654470ff40,0xe98ea03bbb],}})();
  4. Understanding probability Requirements basic understanding of mathematics Description Statistics encompasses the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data and provides a framework for thinking about data. Statistics is used in many areas of scientific and social research, is critical to business and manufacturing, and provides the mathematical foundation for machine learning and data mining. In this course, students will gain a comprehensive introduction to the concepts and techniques of statistics as applied to a wide variety of disciplines. This course covers basic statistics, such as calculating averages, medians, modes, and standard deviations. With easy-to-understand examples combined with real-world applications from the worlds of business, sports, education, entertainment, and more. This course provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to start analyzing data. You'll explore how to use data and apply statistics to real-life problems and situations. Who this course is for: Anyone interested in learning basic statistics Professionals interested in understanding statistics Students Show more Show less Course content 10 sections • 24 lectures • 2h 6m total length Expand all sections Introduction 3 lectures • 5min Welcome Preview 01:10 Introduction Preview 02:04 Getting started 01:58 Introduction to Statistics 2 lectures • 13min Why statistics 03:36 Understanding statistics Preview 09:03 Center of Data 2 lectures • 13min Means and medians 05:27 Weighted means 07:46 Data Variability 3 lectures • 15min Range 03:16 Deviation 07:41 Outliers 03:55 Distribution and Relative Position 2 lectures • 10min Standard deviations and empirical rules 05:54 Calculating percentiles 03:38 Probability 2 lectures • 12min Understanding probability 07:32 Types of probability 04:53 Multiple Event Probability 3 lectures • 29min Probability of two events 11:53 Bayes theorem 08:58 Permutations 07:51 Discrete and Continuous 2 lectures • 18min Discrete vs. continuous 03:54 Discrete Probability Distributions 14:06 Continuous Probability Distributions 4 lectures • 12min Probability Densities 03:20 Bell-shaped curve 02:23 Fuzzy central limit theorem 02:11 Z transformation to find probabilities 03:43 Conclusion 1 lecture • 1min Conclusion 00:27 Instructor Splice Data Data Analyst 4.2 Instructor Rating 81 Reviews 1,297 Students 1 Course For over 20 years, SpliceData has been working with data in order to help our customers solve their business challenges. During this time we've realized that data isn't very valuable unless the business owners can both access and understand the data to make informed decisions. We help you from start to finish, from understanding your specific business initiative to quickly architecting the proper solution. In this way we are able to provide you the answers you need quickly and efficiently. Show more Show less Udemy Business Teach on Udemy Get the app About us Contact us Careers Blog Help and Support Affiliate Impressum Kontakt Terms Privacy policy Cookie settings Sitemap © 2021 Udemy, Inc. window.handleCSSToggleButtonClick = function (event) { var target = event.currentTarget; var cssToggleId = target && target.dataset && target.dataset.cssToggleId; var input = cssToggleId && document.getElementById(cssToggleId); if (input) { if (input.dataset.type === 'checkbox') { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; } else { input.dataset.checked = input.dataset.allowToggle && input.dataset.checked ? '' : 'checked'; var radios = document.querySelectorAll('[name="' + input.dataset.name + '"]'); for (var i = 0; i (function(){window['__CF$cv$params']={r:'6788a0b4d9c7069e',m:'5be36bc78c8f50ddd6f2f968f49c5334c1660aad-1627921166-1800-AcFz2g80PEZPJN1Fkbo04WUF794Id+xkB0+OUzAGgKhruT+zUApcYFVBMKBCNwWyFgttpOjU7Ps7o4l0Rc8ZzxCTPdFpjcTpc9KGTh7iR+/pbO0XmJnEbxZ8nViRe2JlhTlgHfAMITUDnjU1uGM3/8o=',s:[0x654470ff40,0xe98ea03bbb],}})();