Statistics 301-1: Introduction to Data Science (Fall 2015)

If you are a Northwestern student in Statistics 301-1, please go to Canvas for announcements, homework assignments, readings, and quizzes.

If you are an instructor, feel free to use the materials on this page in your own courses. Solutions are available upon request.


A copy of the syllabus.


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VanHoudnos, N., Hedges, L., Reid-Brossard, P. (Fall 2015). Project Materials for Statistics 301-1: Introduction to Data-Science. Northwestern University. Evanston, IL. Retrieved from:

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