
Instructor: Ivo D. Dinov, Ph.D. Assistant Professor in Statistics, Research Scientist, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine Email: 
Teaching Assistants:

Textbook: Statistics by Freedman, D., Pisani, R., and Purves, R. (1998). Third Edition.
Topics 
Chapter 
Week 
Introduction, Experiments,  Ch.1  1 
Observational Studies,  Ch.02  1 
Graphics, Histograms  Ch.03  1 
Numerical Summaries,  Ch.4  2 
The Normal Curve,  Ch.5  2 
Percentiles, Transformations,  Ch.5  3 
Correlation,  Ch.8  4 
Regression,  Ch.10  5 
Review, Midterm Exam 
6 

Probability,  Ch.13  7 
Expected Values,  Ch.17  7 
Proportions,  Ch.20  8 
Confidence Intervals,  Ch.21  9 
Central Limit Theorem.The Accuracy of Averages,  Ch.23  10 
Hypothesis Testing,  Ch.26  11 
Final Exam 
12 