Open Course Description
This course complements course material from the University of Amsterdam's Basic Statistics at Coursera (www.coursera.org/learn/basic-statistics). The Basic Statistics course is roughly based on the syllabus used by the department of Child Development and Educational Sciences at the University of Amsterdam (produced by A. van Maanen, A.A.J. van Peet, N. Borgers, E. Gebhardt, N. Lagerweij, R. Stoel, G. van de Wittenboer, F.J. Oort, P.J. Hoffenaar, and B.J.H. Zijlstra.)
Lab 0: The Basics of R
This lab is about teaching enough R to start using it for statistical analyses.
lab 0b: Introduction to R continued
This lab continues with an introduction to R
Lab 1: Exploring Data
Getting to grips with your data
Lab 2: Correlation and Regression
Looking at the relationships between two variables.
Lab 3: Probability
Understanding the basics of probability
Lab 4: Probability distributions
This lab treats probability distributions with an emphasis on the normal and binomial distributions.
Lab5: Sampling distributions
This lab explores population and sampling distributions
Lab 6: Confidence Intervals
Calculating the interval where a value falls
Lab 7: Hypothesis testing
This lab treats the concept of hypothesis testing for both binomial and normally distributed variables