Primary Required Text: Jessica Utts (2015) Seeing through Statistics (4th edition). Brooks Cole. This will be the primary text for the course. You should find a copy of the text at Book Culture.
Secondary Required Text: Anthony Donoghue - Statistics in the Media: A Media-Based Approach to Statistical Thinking (Preliminary Edition)
You can purchase a digital or print version at University Reader - ISBN: 978-1-5165-0900-3.
See annoucement on Courseworks for more details. The list of media links included in the text can be
Note: Please download the list of Statistical Symbols used during the semester. I highly recommend that you learn them off at the beginning of the semester.
Time: Tuesdays, Thursdays: 6.10pm - 7.25pm Location:
312 Mathematics Building
Instructor: Anthony Donoghue Email:
anthonycdonoghue at gee mail dot com Office Hours: Email with questions or to make an appointment. Location: Room 901 (9th Floor of SSW Building, first room on left)
TA: Feihan Lu Email: fl2238 at columbia dot edu Office Hours:
Wednesdays 12 noon to 2pm Location: Statistics Lounge, 10th Floor of SSW Building
Grader: Boya Zhao Email: bz2294
at columbia dot edu
The Statistics Department is located on the tenth floor of the SSW Building at 1255 Amsterdam Avenue -Directions