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High school algebra, successful completion of Course 1 in this specialization or equivalent background

Approx. 18 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • Determine assumptions needed to calculate confidence intervals for their respective population parameters.

  • Create confidence intervals in Python and interpret the results.

  • Review how inferential procedures are applied and interpreted step by step when analyzing real data.

  • Run hypothesis tests in Python and interpret the results.

Skills you will gain

Confidence IntervalPython ProgrammingStatistical InferenceStatistical Hypothesis Testing

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Intermediate Level

High school algebra, successful completion of Course 1 in this specialization or equivalent background

Approx. 18 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

WEEK 1 - OVERVIEW & INFERENCE PROCEDURES

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 67 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
Inferential Statistical Analysis with Python Guidelines4m
Introduction to Inference Methods: Oh the Things You Will See!3m
Bag A or Bag B?13m
Introduction to Bayesian4m
This or That? Language and Notation13m
The Python Statistics Landscape2m
Intermediate Python Concepts: Lists vs Numpy Arrays10m
Functions and Lambda Functions, Reading Help Files11m
5 readings
Course Syllabus5m
Meet the Course Team!10m
About Our Datasets2m
Help Us Learn More About You!10m
This or That Reference10m
1 practice exercise
Python Basics Assessment15m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

WEEK 2 - CONFIDENCE INTERVALS

5 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 118 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
12 videos
Understanding Confidence Intervals10m
Demo: Seeing Theory5m
Assumptions for a Single Population Proportion Confidence Interval3m
Conservative Approach & Sample Size Consideration8m
Estimating a Difference in Population Proportions with Confidence6m
Interpretations & Assumptions for Two Population Proportion Intervals4m
Estimating a Population Mean with Confidence14m
Estimating a Mean Difference for Paired Data10m
Estimating a Difference in Population Means with Confidence (for Independent Groups)14m
Introduction to Confidence Intervals in Python12m
Confidence Intervals for Differences between Population Parameters21m
3 readings
Confidence Intervals: Other Considerations15m
What Affects the Standard Error of an Estimate?10m
Additional Practice: Confidence Intervals1m
3 practice exercises
Practice Quiz: All About Confidence Intervals30m
Sample Size & Assumptions
Confidence Intervals Assessment1h
Week
3

Week 3

6 hours to complete

WEEK 3 - HYPOTHESIS TESTING

6 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 138 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
12 videos
Testing a One Population Proportion8m
Setting Up a Test of Difference in Population Proportions7m
Testing a Difference in Population Proportions8m
Interview: P-Values, P-Hacking and More24m
One Mean: Testing about a Population Mean with Confidence17m
Testing a Population Mean Difference13m
Testing for a Difference in Population Means (for Independent Groups)12m
Demo: Name That Scenario2m
Chocolate & Cycling Assignment2m
Introduction to Hypothesis Testing in Python20m
Walk-Through: Hypothesis Testing with NHANES13m
4 readings
Hypothesis Testing: Other Considerations10m
The Relationship between Confidence Intervals & Hypothesis Testing5m
Chocolate & Cycling Assignment Instructions5m
Additional Practice: Hypothesis Testing1m
2 practice exercises
Name That Scenario15m
Hypothesis Testing in Python Assessment1h
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

WEEK 4 - LEARNER APPLICATION

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 77 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Descriptive Inference Examples for Single Variables Using Confidence Intervals12m
Descriptive Inference Examples for Single Variables Using Hypothesis Testing12m
Comparing Means for Two Independent Samples: An Example14m
Comparing Means for Two Paired Samples: An Example12m
Comparing Proportions for Two Independent Samples: An Example13m
3 readings
Assumptions Consistency5m
Revisiting Examples: Accounting for Complex Samples10m
Course Feedback10m
1 practice exercise
Assessment30m

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