Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Familiarizes students with the use of the SAS statistical package and skills needed for effective data management, data manipulation, and data analysis. Students learn how to document and replicate their work. Graphical techniques for displaying data are discussed. Although this course uses the SAS statistical package exclusively, most technical knowledge and computing techniques covered in the course are applicable to any statistical package.
Student Evaluation: Student evaluation based on homework and take-home final exam
Enrollment Minimum: 4
Enrollment Maximum: 25
Enrollment Restriction: Limited to 25 people
140.622 or 140.652 (may be taken concurrently), or former 140.602
Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Catalog Subcommittee Actions: FrequencySchedule, CourseLocation, AuditorsAllowedId, StartingOfferYear, ScheduleTypeId, LabScheduleTypeId, CPInstructor, PrimaryInstructor2, .01/10/2013; TargetAud, CourseLocation, CourseFormat, IRBSurvey, AuditorsAllowedId, ExpectedEnrollNumber, RepeatableRetakable, ScheduleTypeId, .01/10/2013;
Special Comments: Students must receive instructor consent before registering. Lab is held in one of the School's computer labs. The lecture will be held in the same room as Section 1.