INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Management
2016-2017

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
MAN 202 Applied Statistics Undergraduate 2 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Compulsory 5 2 + 1 126 English

 Instructor Assistant Coordinator Ensar Mekić, Assist. Prof. Dr. Ensar Mekić Ensar Mekić, Assist. Prof. Dr. [email protected] [email protected] no email

 This undergraduate level course provides an introduction to the basic concepts of probability, common distributions, statistical methods, and data analysis. It is intended for undergraduate students who already had one undergraduate statistics course and they want to upgrade their knowledge in statistics with focus on applications.

COURSE OBJECTIVE
• To help students understand role of statistics\\\\' application in both business and scientific research;
• To teach students most important statistical methods for application in business and scientific research;
• To teach students how to apply mentioned methods in statistical package SPSS;
• To enable students apply appropriate statistical methods to summarize and analyze data;
• To enable students report the results in appropriate table or statistical terms.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
1. CH4: Discrete Probability Distributions
2. CH4: Discrete Probability Distributions
3. CH5: Continuous Probability Distributions
4. CH5: Continuous Probability Distributions
5. CH6: Distributions of Sample Statistics
6. CH6: Distributions of Sample Statistics
7. CH7: Confidence Interval Estimation
8. MID TERM EXAMS
9. MID TERM EXAMS
10. CH9: Hypothesis Tests of a Single Population
11. CH10: Two Population Hypothesis Tests
12. CH11: Two Variable Regression Analysis
13. CH11: Two Variable Regression Analysis
14. CH12: Multiple Variable Regression Analysis
15. CH12: Multiple Variable Regression Analysis

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
Description
• Interactive Lectures
• Practical Sessions
• Excersises
• Presentation
Description (%)
Method Quantity Percentage (%)
Homework110
Midterm Exam(s)130
Lab/Practical Exam(s)120
Final Exam140
Total: 100
Learning outcomes
• Upon completion of this course students will be able to understand the role of statistics in their own field of study
• Understand the role of statistics\\\\
• Use a statistical package SPSS;
• Apply appropriate statistical methods to summarize and analyze data;
• Report the results in appropriate table or statistical terms.
TEXTBOOK(S)
• Newbold, P., Carlson W.L., Thorne B.M. (2013). Statistics for Business and Economics, 8th ed., Pearson, USA.

ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)15230
Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)15230
Midterm Examination (1 week)212
Final Examination(1 week)212
Preparation for Midterm Examination15115
Preparation for Final Examination20120
Assignment / Homework/ Project17117
Seminar / Presentation10110