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, Senior Teaching Assistant Ensar Mekić Ensar Mekić, Senior Teaching Assistant
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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
    Total Workload: 126
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 5