Business Statistics

Pusan National University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Business Statistics

  • Host University

    Pusan National University

  • Location

    Busan, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Business Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites



     

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    0
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Objectives
    The objective of this course is to provide students with an introduction to statistics. In today’s business world, the ability to make smart decisions is very important for both managers and firms. Statistics gives students the basic tools of collecting, analyzing, presenting, and interpreting business data. Students will learn many statistical concepts and methods for business problems.Emphasis will be placed on how to apply statistics to real-world business problems. Students can develop their problem-solving skills as well as reasoning skills.

    Course Contents
    - Data Collection, Descriptive Statistics
    - Probability
    - Discrete and Continuous Distributions
    - Sampling Distributions and Estimation
    - One-Sample and Two-Sample Hypothesis Tests
    - Analysis of Variance
    - Bivariate Regression

    Course Design
    A lecture is the primary instructional method of this course. Secondary instructional methods include homework, quizzes, discussion, and exams. Secondary methods are subject to change in class. Students will be held responsible for complying with all changes.