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Geography (GEOG)

Department of Geography and Environmental Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Faculty of Science

GEOG 2006 [0.5 credit]

Statistical Methods in Geography

Introduction to solving problems in geography using descriptive and inferential statistical methods. Graphical and numerical tools to describe distributions. Probability, sampling and estimates, and hypothesis testing. Fundamentals of spatial statistics and analysis.
Precludes additional credit for STAT 2507, STAT 2606, ECON 2200 [1.0], ECON 2201, ECON 2202, PSYC 2002, PSCI 2702.
Prerequisite: GEOG 2005 or GEOM 2004 or permission of the Department.
Lectures two hours a week, laboratory two hours a week.

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