|Office hours:||By arrangement (or feel free to stop by, though it's best to call ahead to make sure I'll be in)|
|Schedule:||MW 2:30-3:20 in 111 Thomas; F 2:30-3:20 in 011 Sparks|
|Required Textbook:||Mind on Statistics, by Utts and Heckard|
|Grading:||The grade for this
course will have the following components:
|Makeup work:||If you miss a class day on which there was graded work turned in,
you may make it up as long as you explained your absence to me
prior to the missed class. Simply sending an email to me
beforehand is fine.
|Calculator:||Bring one with you to class. You may use one on tests (and you will often need one). Although you may find a calculator with statistical capabilities helpful, all you need is a calculator that will handle the basic arithmetic operations and square roots.|
|All Penn State and Eberly College of Science policies regarding academic integrity apply to this course. See http://www.science.psu.edu/academic/Integrity/index.html for details.|
|Course overview:||The things you'll learn this semester fall roughly into one or more
of these three areas:
Some of the tools you'll be using:
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me. Email is best.