Workshop in Probability and Statistics

Workshop in Probability and Statistics

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What you will learn

  • By the end of this workshop you should be able to pass any introductory statistics course

  • This workshop will teach you probability, sampling, regression, and decision analysis


Section 1: Basic Probability and Terminology

Section 2: Joint and Conditional Probability

Section 3: Bayes' Rule & Random Variables

Section 4: Probability Distributions

Section 5: The Normal Distribution

Section 6: Joint Random Variables

Section 7: Sampling

Section 8: Hypothesis Testing

Section 9: Simple Linear Regression

Section 10: Multiple Regression

Section 11: Decision Analysis

Section 12: Section 12: Summary Assessment

Course Description

This workshop will teach you the fundamentals of statistics in order to give you a leg up at work or in school.


  • Knowledge of basic algebra
  • Microsoft Excel (recommended)


This workshop is designed to help you make sense of basic probability and statistics with easy-to-understand explanations of all the subject's most important concepts. Whether you are starting from scratch or if you are in a statistics class and struggling with your assigned textbook or lecture material, this workshop was built with you in mind.

Who this course is for:

  • Current students who are (or will soon be) taking a course in introductory statistics with their home institutions
  • People in business who want a better grasp of probability and statistics.