[ 572MASTSTAK15 ] KS Introduction to Statistical Methods

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Statistics Andreas Quatember 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)keine
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Business and Economics 2018W
Objectives Students will learn how to calculate simple statistics and how to analyse data regarding populations. They will acquire knowledge in inductive statistics, particularly its logical Background based on basic principles of probability theory.
Subject Base knowledge in descriptive statistics, probability theory and inductive statistics
Criteria for evaluation Homework assignments and a final examination
  • Lecture by instructor
  • Discussion of the homework assignments
  • Working with data using EXCEL
Language German
Study material Quatember, A. (2017). Statistik ohne Angst vor Formeln. 5. Auflage, Pearson, Hallbergmoos. (in German)
Changing subject? No
Further information In KUSSS students find EXCEL-Learning and simulation files and the collection of homework examples including the course rules
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
1MSTK: KS Introduction to Statistical Methods (2007W-2015S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 200
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority
This course is additionally offered in the following versions:
MuSSS Linz    
MuSSS Linz 2022WS
Number obligatory dates     0    
MuSSS assistance     Astrid Horejs    
Number participants (min/max)     25 / 200    
Course fee     € 36,00    
Online materials and media     Powerpoint slides with audio commentary, Exercises (compulsory and optional), Excel-learning-files. The accompanying Moodle-course can be found in JKU Moodle.    
Book from onlineshop     Statistik ohne Angst vor Formeln (fünfte Auflage 2017 - Quatember - Pearson Verlag), available at the price of € 24,95 at ÖH-Shop, available from course assignment    
Wed12.10.202218:00 - 18:45--Zoom - Tutorium (Alle Tutorien sind ein Angebot, keine Pflicht)
Wed19.10.202218:00 - 18:45--Zoom - Tutorium
Tue25.10.202218:00 - 18:45--Zoom - Tutorium (ausnahmsweise Dienstag)
Wed02.11.202218:00 - 18:45--Zoom - Tutorium
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Wed11.01.202318:00 - 18:45--Zoom - Tutorium
Wed18.01.202318:00 - 18:45--Zoom - Tutorium
Wed25.01.202318:00 - 18:45--Fragestunde zur Klausur (via Zoom)
Fri27.01.202315:30 - 17:00HS 1Klausur (Hörsaal wird zugeteilt)
Fri27.01.202315:30 - 17:00HS 2Klausur (Hörsaal wird zugeteilt)
Fri27.01.202315:30 - 17:00HS 7Klausur (Hörsaal wird zugeteilt)
Wed01.02.202318:00 - 18:45--Nachbesprechung der Klausur (via Zoom)
Tue28.02.202313:45 - 15:15HS 1Nachklausur