151-0503/05 – Statistics A (StatA)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mathematical Methods in EconomicsCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. RNDr. Dana Šalounová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Václav Friedrich, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
FRI02 doc. Ing. Václav Friedrich, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim is -to learn students how to present a set of data by tables, graphs and descriptive measures, -to make them acquainted with some parts of probability theory, especially with the term random variable, that is one of tools for description of uncertainity of real economical situations, -to make them able to use basic types of probability distributions for solution of practical cases, -to make them know the principles of some methods of statistical inference and use them for estimating and testing population parameters, -to give the view of regression and correlation analysis.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Předmět představuje vstupní kurs do problematiky pravděpodobnosti a statistiky. Poskytuje základy k dovednosti popisovat náhodné procesy v ekonomii pomocí náhodných proměnných. Seznamuje se základy deskriptivní statistiky, statistické indukce, regresní analýzy, korelační analýzy.

Compulsory literature:

Teaching material of respective teachers.

Recommended literature:

Anderson, D.R., Sweeney, D.J., Williams, T.A.: Statistics for Business and Economics. South-Western, 2011, ISBN 978-053-848164-9. Ross, S.M.: Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists. Academic Press/Elsevier, 2009, ISBN 9780123704832. Freund, R., Mohr, D., Wilson, W.: Statistical Methods, Elsevier, 2010. ISBN 978-012-374970-3.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

credit test during semester (examples) self test of theoretical knowledge combined exam - theory + examples

E-learning

The course is supported by e-learning course in LMS Moodle.

Další požadavky na studenta

knowledge of mathematics within the scope of the course Mathematics A practical knowledge of informatics (basics of work in MS Excel)

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Statistics and Statistical Thinking 2. Combinatorial Calculations 3. Describing Data Sets I - Distribution Tables and Charts 4. Describing Data Sets II - Individual, Grouped, and Binned Data 5. Probability and Probability Calculations 6. Discrete Random Variables 7. Continuous Random Variables 8. Normal Distribution 9. Point and Interval Estimates 10. Hypothesis Testing about Mean and Proportion 11. 12. Correlation and Regression

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
        Exercises evaluation Credit  
        Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: lectures are optional but recommended exercises are mandatory deadlines for credit tasks are binding ISP students have the same study responsibilities as other students; in exceptional cases higher absences may be tolerated (max. 50%)

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2017/2018 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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Incoming Students 2012/2013 Full-time Czech Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block