Stat 100: Statistics


* Note: Stat 100 is now accepting registration applications. To register, follow the instructions at Registration for College Students or Registration for HS Students.

Overview

An introductory statistics course with particular emphasis on understanding statistical concepts and which tools are appropriate for which problems. Includes experimental design (including basics of casual inference from observations), basic probability, descriptive statistics, linear regression, sampling and statistical inference, and hypothesis testing. Includes easy-to-use data analysis program.

For more details see http://stat100netmath.web.illinois.edu/


Syllabus

Stat 100 Syllabus


Prerequisites

High School Algebra.


Course Timeline

Stat 100 is 15 weeks long with no extensions. This is not a self-paced course, and there are fixed due dates for homework submissions and taking exams. Depending on the course registration date, each student is assigned to a cohort that starts on the third Sunday of every other month. Your time in the course begins on the date indicated in your registration receipt. Upcoming cohort start dates are October 17, 2021, December 19, 2021, February 20, 2022 & April 17, 2022. Note: Each cohort will run provided a minimum enrollment number is met. If a cohort is canceled for any reason, we will work with each registered student to provide appropriate options for future registration. 


Credit Hours

3

Tuition

Illinois High School Students $828
Out of State High School Students $1248
Undergraduate Students $1248
Graduate Students $1470

This course uses the Lon-Capa learning management system. A free text/workbook students will fill in while watching the lecture videos will be provided.


Testing

Exams: This course has two 2-hour midterms and a 3-hour final exam. Exams are administered online in an open book format.


Course Options

Please Note: Students currently registered in a University of Illinois Graduate Degree program will be restricted from registering in Academic Year-term NetMath courses. Matriculating UIUC Grad students will be allowed to register in Spring, Fall & Summer semester sections of this course via LAS Online.


Mentor

Individual students enrolled in this course have the opportunity to meet with the Instructor during Zoom office hours and are assigned to a Statistics course tutor.