Course syllabus STA115C  Statistics (VŠPP  WS 2019/2020)
Course code:  STA115C  
Course title in Czech:  Statistics  
Course title in English:  Statistics  
Mode of completion and number of credits:  Exam (5 credits)  
Mode of delivery:  fulltime, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week) parttime, 0/8 (lectures per period / seminars per period)  
Language of instruction:  Czech  
Course supervisor:  Ing. Tomáš Löster, Ph.D.  
Name of lecturer:  Ing. Ján Dvorský, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) Ing. Tomáš Löster, Ph.D. (supervisor)  
Prerequisites:  none  
Annotation:  
This course focuses on statistical applications in Economics. Individual methods are presented based on quantitative data obtained in real socioeconomic situations and are supplemented with examples to clarify both technical and managerial aspects. Students will acquire theoretical knowledge necessary for understanding a range of current economic software.  
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Learning outcomes:  
Expert knowledge; you should be able to:  select appropriate statistical methods to be used in economic analyses.  determine data requirements for statistical calculations.  interpret statistical results.  expert skills; you should be able to: :  use statistical algorithms and formulas.  utilise computerassisted data processing.  present statistical results appropriately. General competences; you should be able to:  contribute to statistical analysis projects.  use efficiently literature statistical data.  
Input knowledge:  
Knowledge of basic college Mathematics is assumed.  
Learning activities and teaching methods:  
The purpose of the course is to learn how to use individual statistical methods in everyday situations with the ultimate goal for the student to identify potential areas of use of statistics and to obtain useful results therewith. Tutorials will explore practical ways of data gathering, using statistical software, and presenting and interpreting the results and students will have the opportunity to check their own understanding and skills. To successfully complete the course, students must obtain course credit and pass an exam (oral and written).  
Rámcové podmínky zápočtu:  
Fulltime students: To acquire course credit, a minimum attendance of 50% and the successful completion of two coursework tests are required. The tests will involve both calculation algorithm and results interpretation. Parttime students: To obtain course credit, students must complete the assignments, thus demonstrating their ability to use statistics in practical applications and to evaluate and comment on results. Model problems for the student's reference are to be found in the recommended materials. Assignments will be assessed by way of a discussion.  
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Last modification made by Mgr. Nikola Najzarová on 08/20/2019.