ERIC Number: EJ1057410
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 11
Are We Able to Pass the Mission of Statistics to Students?
Hindls, Richard; Hronová, Stanislava
Teaching Statistics: An International Journal for Teachers, v37 n2 p61-65 Sum 2015
The article illustrates our long term experience in teaching statistics for non-statisticians, especially for students of economics and humanities. The article is focused on some problems of the basic course that can weaken the interest in statistics or lead to false use of statistic methods.
Descriptors: Statistics, Mathematics Instruction, Nonmajors, Student Interests, Misconceptions, Mathematical Concepts, College Students, College Mathematics, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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