Course Offerings & Textbooks, Spring 2017

Note: All textbooks are available at University Book Store. These are the books that have been selected, however changes may occur.

 

Statistics— Spring 2017  

STAT:1010 (22S:002) STATISTICS AND SOCIETY (3 s.h.)
Lecture AAA (sections A01-A04)
Instructor — Aixin Tan
Required Text —  Statistical Reasoning for Everyday Life, 4th edition by Bennett, Briggs, and Triola. 

STAT:1020 (22S:025) ELEMENTARY STATISTICS AND INFERENCE (3 s.h.)
Lecture AAA (sections A11-A14)
Instructor — TBD
Required Text — De Veaux, Velleman, Bock, Intro Stats4th ed.

Lecture BBB (sections B23-B28)
Instructor —  Mary Russo
Required Text — De Veaux, Velleman, Bock, Intro Stats4th ed.

Section 0100 (stand-alone section; no additional lecture is required)
Instructor — Mary Russo
Required Text — De Veaux, Velleman, Bock, Intro Stats4th ed.

STAT:1030 (22S:008) STATISTICS FOR BUSINESS (4 s.h.)
Lecture AAA (sections A01-A22)
Instructor — Blake Whitten

Required Text — Moore, McCabe, Duckworth & Sclove, The Practice of Business Statistics, 3rd ed.

Section 0EXW (stand-alone section; no additional lecture is required)
Instructor — R. Russo
Required Text — Moore, McCabe, Duckworth & Sclove, The Practice of Business Statistics, 3rd ed.

STAT:1030 (22S:008) STATISTICS FOR BUSINESS (4 s.h.)
Lecture 0EXW Instructor — Ralph Russo

Required Text — Moore, McCabe, Duckworth & Sclove, The Practice of Business Statistics, 3rd ed.

STAT:2010 (22S:030) STATISTICAL METHODS AND COMPUTING (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Kate Cowles
Required Text — Moore, The Basic Practice of Statistics, 6th ed. (CD not required)

STAT:2020 (22S:039) PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS FOR THE ENGINEERING AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES (3 s.h.)
Lecture AAA (sections A11-A14)
Instructor — Matt Bognar
Required Text — Montgomery and Runger, Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers, 6th edition, 2013, Wiley

Lecture BBB (sections B21-B24)
Instructor — Matt Bognar
Required Text — Montgomery and Runger, Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers, 6th edition, 2013, Wiley

STAT:3101 (22S:131) INTRODUCTION TO MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Matthew Bognar
Required Text —  Probability and Statistical Inference (9th Edition), Hogg, Tanis and Zimmerman, Pearson.

Section 0002
Instructor —  Elias Shiu

Required Text —  Probability and Statistical Inference (9th Edition), Hogg, Tanis and Zimmerman, Pearson.

Section 0002

STAT:3120 (22S:120) PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS (4 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Riad Jarjour
Required Text — Tanis & Hogg, A Brief Course in Mathematical Statistics, 2008, Prentice Hall.

STAT:3200 (22S:152) APPLIED LINEAR REGRESSION (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Erning Li
Recommended text (not required)— Applied Regression Analysis and Generalized Linear Models, Fox, (Sage Publications)

Section 0002
Instructor — Erning Li
Textbooks-  Recommended text (not required)— Applied Regression Analysis and Generalized Linear Models, Fox, (Sage Publications)

STAT:3210 (22S:158)  EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN & ANALYSIS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Erning Li
Required Text — Design and Analysis of Experiments, 8th Edition, by Douglas Montgomery. (John Wiley & Sons)  

STAT:3510 (22S:101) BIOSTATISTICS (3 s.h.)

Lecture AAA (A11, A12, A13)
Instructor —  Michelle Larson
Required — Calculator capable of Statistical Functions (TI-84 recommended; contact instructor for approval of other calculators)

Recommended Text —  Lecture notes will be available from instructor. 

Lecture BBB (sections B21, B22, B23, B24)
Instructor — Joyee Ghosh
Required Text —  Principles of Biostatistics, 2nd Edition, Marcello Pagano and Kimberlee Gauvreau, 2000, Cengage Learning. CD-ROM for the textbook is NOT REQUIRED.

Lecture CCC (C31, C32, C33, C34)Instructor — Joyee Ghosh
Required Text —  Principles of Biostatistics, 2nd Edition, Marcello Pagano and Kimberlee Gauvreau, 2000, Cengage Learning. CD-ROM for the textbook is NOT REQUIRED.

STAT:4100 (22S:153) MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS I (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  Aixin Tan
Required Text — Hogg, McKean and Craig, Introduction to Mathematical Statistics,  7th ed.

STAT:4101 (22S:154) MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Sanvesh Srivastava Required Text — Hogg, McKean & Craig, Introduction to Mathematical Statistics, 7th ed.

Section 0002
Instructor —Sanvesh Srivastava
Required Text — Hogg, McKean & Craig, Introduction to Mathematical Statistic, 7th ed.

STAT:4200 (22S:105) STATISTICAL METHODS AND COMPUTING (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Kate Cowles
Required Text — Moore, The Basic Practice of Statistics, 6th ed. (CD is not required)

STAT:4580  (new) DATA VISUALIZATION AND DATA TECHNOLOGIES (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Luke Tierney
Recommended Text — Graphical Data Analysis with R by Antony Unwin, CRC Press

https://www.amazon.com/Graphical-Data-Analysis-Chapman-Hall-ebook/dp/B00W4YSPCU/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1479737989&sr=8-1&keywords=unwin+graphica

STAT:5101 (22S:194) STATISTICAL INFERENCE II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Joseph Lang
Required Text —  Casella & Berger, Statistical Inference, 2nd. ed.

STAT:5120 (22S:190) MATHEMATICAL METHODS FOR STATISTICS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Ralph Russo

Required Text —  Principles of Mathematical Analysis, Third Edition, Walter Rudin, McGraw Hill.

Required Text - Introductory Real Analysis vy Domin. 1st ed.

http://www.amazon.com/Introductory-Analysis-Dover-Books-Mathematics/dp/0486612260/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1445280365&sr=8-1&keywords=kolmogorov

STAT:5201 (22S:165) APPLIED STATISTICS II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Rhonda DeCook
Required Text —  Oehlert, G.W.(2000), A First Course in Design and Analysis of Experiments, New York: W.H. Freeman and Company. Oehlert’s book is now freely available on-line. 

http://users.stat.umn.edu/~gary/book/fcdae.pdf

STAT:6220 (22S:173) STATISTICAL CONSULTING (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Rhonda DeCook
Required Text —   None required.

STAT:6301 (22S:196) PROBABILITY AND STOCHASTIC PROCESSES II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Ralph Russo
Required Text —   None required.

STAT:6530 (22S:167) ENIRONMENTAL AND SPATIAL STATISTICS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Dale Zimmerman
Required Text —    Adrian Baddeley, Ege Rubak, Rolf Turner, Spatial Point Patterns: Methodology and Applications with R, Chapman and Hall/CRC 

STAT:6560 (22S:156)  APPLIED TIME SERIES ANALYSIS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Osnat Stramer
Required Text — Time Series Analysis with Applications in R  by Jonathan Cryer and Kung-Sik Chan. 2nd edition, published by Springer Verlag

STAT:6990 (22S:197) READINGS IN STATISTICS (arr.)
An instructor number and approval required for registration in this course.

STAT:7101 (22S:254)  ADVANCED INFERENCE II (3 s.h.)
Section 001
Instructor — Kung-Sik Chan
Required Text —van der Vaart, Asymptotic Statistics, Cambridge University Press (1998)

STAT:7190 (22S:291) SEMINAR: MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS (arr.)
Section 0001
Instructor - pending
Required Text —  None required

Section 0002
Instructor - pending
Required Text —  None required

STAT:7290 (22S:295) SEMINAR: APPLIED STATISTICS (arr.)
An instructor number and approval required for registration in this course.
Section 0001: GEEMaP Seminar
Instructor - Kate Cowles
Required Text — None required  

Section 0002 - Pending
Instructor - tbd
Required Text — tbd

STAT:7301 (22S:204) FOUNDATIONS OF PROBABILITY II  (3 s.h.)
An instructor number and approval required for registration in this course.
Section 0001:  
Instructor – Ralph Russo

STAT:7390 (22S:293) SEMINAR: PROBABILITY (arr.)
An instructor number and approval required for registration in this course.
Section 0001
Instructor - pending
Required Text —   

STAT:7400 (22S:248) COMPUTER INTENSIVE STATISTICS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Luke Tierney
Required Text —  

STAT:7520 (22S:238) BAYESIAN ANALYSIS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Joyee Ghosh
Required Text —  Bayesian Data Analysis, Third Edition, by Gelman, Carlin, Stern, Dunson, Vehtari, and Rubin.

STAT:7990 (22S:299) READING RESEARCH (arr.)
An instructor number and approval required for registration in this course.


Actuarial Science — Spring 2017

ACTS:3080 (22S:180) MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE I (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Michelle Larson
Required Text -- Ruckman, C.; Francis, J. Financial Mathematics: A Practical Guide for Actuaries and other Business Professionals (Second Edition), 2005, BPP Professional Education, ISBN: 0-9753136-4-9.
Recommended Text -- none;  Students are encouraged to purchase an actuarial exam FM Study manual; more information will be provided in class or contact the instructor.

ACTS:3110 (22S:188) ACTUARIAL EXAM P PREPARATION (1 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  TBD
Required Text —  None required

ACTS:3210 (22S:189) ACTUARIAL EXAM FM PREPARATION (1 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  TBD
Required Text —  None required

ACTS:4180 (22S:181) LIFE CONTINGENCIES I (3 s.h.)
Instructor — Qihe Tang

Required Text — Dickson, Hardy & Waters, Actuarial Mathematics for Life Contingent Risks, 2nd ed.
Recommended Text — Solutions Manual for Actuarial Mathematics for Life Contingent Risks, 2nd ed.

ACTS:4380 (22S:183) MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  Ambrose Lo
Recommended Text —  McDonald, Derivatives Markets, 3rd ed.
Recommended Text — McDonald, Student Solutions Manual for Derivatives Markets, 3rd ed.

ACTS:6480 (22S:177)  LOSS DISTRIBUTIONS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  N.D. Shyamalkumar
Recommended Text — Klugman, Stuart A.; Panjer, Harry H.; Willmot, Gordon E. Loss Models: from Data to Decisions (4th edition). 2012.

ACTS:6580 (22S:176)  CREDIBILITY AND SURVIVAL ANALYSIS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  N.D. Shyamalkumar
Recommended Text — Klugman, Stuart A.; Panjer, Harry H.; Willmot, Gordon E. Loss Models: from Data to Decisions (4th edition). 2012.