Differentiate descriptive statistics and statistical inference and their importance within a professional context.

  • Differentiate descriptive statistics and statistical inference and their importance within a professional context.
  • Summarize data sets using descriptive statistics, parameter estimation, and hypothesis testing.
  • Produce graphical displays and numerical summaries and interpret what they do and do not reveal. 
  • Explain the roles of sampling, probability, variability, regression, and randomness in the field of statistics. 
  • Transform data into actionable insights with visual analytics, to see and understand trends, outliers, and patterns in data.
  • Interpret whether reported results reasonably follow from the study and analysis conducted. 
  • Reflect upon the importance of statistical literacy in relationship to society, their lives and careers.