Statistical Methods for the Biological, Environmental, and Health Sciences

Welcome to AMS 7-01!!!


General Course Information

Instructor: Valerie Poynor


Office: Baskin Engineering 353B

Office Hours: Monday 1:00 -2:30pm and Wednesday 11:00 - 12:30am

Lectures: Monday/Wednesday 5:00 - 6:45pm Humn Lect Hall

Required Text: Biostatistics for the Biological and Health Sciences, M. M. Triola and M. F. Triola, Pearson (2006)

Course Objectives: To introduce the basic ideas of probability and statistics with emphasis on applications to the natural and social sciences and to everyday life.  While we will learn how to do some calculations by hand, the primary goal is understanding of concepts, including the ability to interpret results.


Course Syllabus 


TA Office Hours:

Chelsea - Wednesday 1pm - 3pm JBE  312C/D

Devin - Tuesday 10am- 12pm JBE 312C/D

Daniel - Monday3pm-4pm E2- 480


MSI Sessions:

Monday 11 - 12:20 in ARC 202
Tuesday 10- 11:15 in ARC 202
Wednesday 2-3:10 in ARC 202

Instructors and Assistants