Вернуться к Basic Statistics

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Understanding statistics is essential to understand research in the social and behavioral sciences. In this course you will learn the basics of statistics; not just how to calculate them, but also how to evaluate them. This course will also prepare you for the next course in the specialization - the course Inferential Statistics.
In the first part of the course we will discuss methods of descriptive statistics. You will learn what cases and variables are and how you can compute measures of central tendency (mean, median and mode) and dispersion (standard deviation and variance). Next, we discuss how to assess relationships between variables, and we introduce the concepts correlation and regression.
The second part of the course is concerned with the basics of probability: calculating probabilities, probability distributions and sampling distributions. You need to know about these things in order to understand how inferential statistics work.
The third part of the course consists of an introduction to methods of inferential statistics - methods that help us decide whether the patterns we see in our data are strong enough to draw conclusions about the underlying population we are interested in. We will discuss confidence intervals and significance tests.
You will not only learn about all these statistical concepts, you will also be trained to calculate and generate these statistics yourself using freely available statistical software....

Apr 21, 2016

This is a nice course...thanks for providing such a great content from University of Amserdam.\n\nPlease allow us to complete the course as I have to wait till the session starts for week 2 lessions.

Mar 06, 2016

This course is really awesome. Designed well. Looks like a lot of efforts have been taken by the team to build this course. Kudos to everyone. Keep up the good work and thank you very much.

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автор: graciely

•Jan 14, 2016

Great class! Thank you for all clear explanation.

автор: 姚刚

•Jan 08, 2018

Very useful!!! Teachers explained **clearly**

автор: Markus W

•May 07, 2016

Nice and challenging (despite the fact that most of the material was taught at school many years ago...)

автор: sriniwas

•Dec 12, 2017

very nice course

автор: David

•Oct 28, 2016

Good design and really easy to learn, good teachers even for beginners

автор: Shekhar T

•Feb 10, 2016

Good course for someone with background of statistics. The instructors are lucid but cover a lot in 7 weeks, they delve into intuitive insights of statistics. It is advisable to keep a textbook handy while undergoing this course. In the end good job University of Amsterdam!

автор: Antonio V

•Mar 11, 2016

Warm congratulations to the Team for putting together a statistics course that will not scare 90% of the course participants from day one. Well paced, well explained, nice humorous cases and step-by-step explanations. WELL DONE

автор: Huong L

•Jun 12, 2017

Course very well structured and easy for beginners to follow

автор: Gabriel M

•Apr 10, 2017

I had a really great time with the material! Thank you!

автор: Utku K

•Jan 17, 2017

Very good prepared, congratulations. The course helped me understand the basic notions very easily and with fun.

автор: venkateswar y

•Jul 13, 2017

It is good for learning basics

автор: yasir h

•Oct 26, 2016

The illustrations and the teaching methodologies employed are way beyond what words can explain. A big Thanks to all of you!

автор: HwanSeungKim

•Jan 27, 2017

It's awesome! I've never had such a more cool lecture. Thanks, Profs. I'll take other classes!

автор: Ahmed m w e

•Jun 03, 2016

very nice course

автор: Brendan B

•Aug 05, 2017

This was a really well designed and delivered intro course to statistics. The way they discussed statistics in association with everyday topics made it easy to comprehend.

автор: Raghu T T

•Mar 09, 2018

Excellent Course

автор: SergeSever

•Feb 24, 2016

Great course, highly recommended

автор: Azat S

•Jun 07, 2016

Easy to follow and information was presented beautifully. Was very enjoyable learning experience.

автор: SRI R R

•Mar 02, 2016

This is a very informative and good course for beginners who wants to explore basic statistics along with R lab. Ofcourse, I felt little tought when i tried to do R lab but finally got it!! Overall course was very informative and would definitely recoment for those who wants to learn statistics

thanks for professors and the team of University of Amsterdam for conducting this course.

автор: Sergio D

•Apr 12, 2016

Excellent course. Very well structured. Videos are excellent and explanations are very clear.

автор: Emad K

•Jan 23, 2018

Easy to understand

автор: Abdirahman M

•Jan 18, 2018

Great Course.

автор: ONUR Z

•Sep 30, 2016

It's a great introductory course to statistics.

автор: Olesia

•Jul 24, 2017

Great course, highly recommend for those interested in basic statistics! Thanks a lot to the great team of authors of the course!

автор: rakesh k m

•Jun 24, 2017

awesome

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