ERIC Number: ED174490
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jun
Introductory Statistics Without Calculus: A Report of the Panel on Statistics.
Mathematical Association of America, Berkeley, CA. Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics.
The Panel on Statistics of the Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics (CUPM) prepared this booklet to provide guidance to departments of mathematics at smaller colleges and universities on instruction in statistics. Contents include: (1) a discussion of the background of the reports and some review of past and current approaches to the general introductory course; (2) recommended objectives for the course and a discussion of their implications; (3) a detailed description of a conventional course; (4) recommendations for alternative approaches; (5) suggestions for improving the effectiveness of the course; and (6) a selected bibliography on teaching statistics. (MP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Mathematical Association of America, Berkeley, CA. Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to small print throughout entire document