STAT 497R

Introduction to Statistical Research

Statistics College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

Course Description

Review of current literature and survey of present status of significant statistical research; collaborative work between student and faculty.

When Taught

Contact Department

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 11: P, T, E, I (Pass-fail grade rule with a T option)

Min

0.5

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Fixed

6

Other Prerequisites

Department chair's consent

Title

Research Project

Learning Outcome

Contribute to the research project in terms of literature review, data analysis, and reporting of preliminary results

Title

Initiative

Learning Outcome

Show initiative in the conduct of research

Title

Work Ethic

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate good work ethics (punctuality to meetings, follow-up of action items, and so forth)

Title

STAT 497R

Learning Outcome

After completing a term of mentored research in an environment approaching that of graduate study, the student will be able to1. contribute to the research project in terms of literature review, data analysis, and reporting of preliminary results,2. demonstrate good work ethics (punctuality to meetings, follow-up of action items, and so forth), and3. show initiative in the conduct of research.