Unit | Date | Topic | Lab Topic | Materials | Due |
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UNIT 1: |
Mon Jun 29 | Data Collection + Observational studies & experiments | |||

Tue Jun 30 | Exploratory data analysis (EDA) | Lab 1: Introduction to R / Rstudio | PS1 | ||

Wed Jul 1 | EDA, Variability, and Robust Statistics | Lab 1 | |||

Thu Jul 2 | Introduction to Inference via simulation | Lab 2: Introduction to Data | |||

Fri Jul 3 | NO CLASS – Independence Day 7/4 | ||||

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UNIT 2: |
Mon Jul 6 | Probability and conditional probability | PS2 | ||

Tue Jul 7 | Normal and binomial distributions | Lab 3: Probability | Lab 2 | ||

Wed Jul 8 | Normal distribution practice | PS 3 | |||

UNIT 3: |
Thu Jul 9 | Variability in estimates and CLT | Lab 5: Foundations for inference - Sampling distributions | Extra credit lab Normal distributions | Lab 3 |

Fri Jul 10 | Confidence intervals and hypothesis tests | PS 4 | |||

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UNIT 4: |
Mon Jul 13 | Comparing two means | |||

Tue Jul 14 | (Unit 3) Decision errors, significance levels, sample size & power | Lab 6: Foundations for inference - Confidence intervals | PS 5, Lab 5, Extra Credit Lab | ||

Wed Jul 15 | Comparing means and T distribution | Lab 6 | |||

Thu Jul 16 | Review / synthesis | Lab 7: Inference for numerical variables | Bring mid-term questions to Lab! | ||

Fri Jul 17 | ANOVA | PS 6, Lab 7 | |||

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Mon Jul 20 | Midterm |
MT practice problems; Sample MT; Sample MT key | |||

Tue Jul 21 | more ANOVA | Lab 8: More inference for numerical data | |||

UNIT 5: |
Wed Jul 22 | Inference for proportions | Lab 8 | ||

Thu Jul 23 | Chi-square test for GOF | Lab 9: Inference for categorical data | PS 7 | ||

Fri Jul 24 | Chi-square test for independence (slides from yesterday) | In-class exercise: chi-square test for independence | Lab 9 | ||

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UNIT 6: |
Mon Jul 27 | Introduction to simple linear regression | |||

Tue Jul 28 | Outliers and inference for regression | Lab 10: Introduction to regression | |||

UNIT 7: |
Wed Jul 29 | Introduction to multiple linear regression (MLR) | PS 8, Lab 10 | ||

Thu Jul 30 | Inference for MLR; model selection and diagnostics | Lab 11: Multiple linear regression | |||

Fri Jul 31 | Confidence and prediction intervals for MLR (Unit 6) | PS 9, Lab 11 | |||

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Mon Aug 3 | Application exercise with MLR | PS 10 | |||

Tue Aug 4 | Bayes' Theorem | ||||

Wed Aug 5 | Review / synthesis | PS 11 | |||

Thu Aug 6 | Review / synthesis | ||||

Fri Aug 7 | NO CLASS – Reading day for Final Exam | MT2 practice problems; Sample second midterm; | |||

Final | Sat Aug 8 | Final, 9am-12pm |
Final practice problems; |