Math 113 - Introduction to Applied Statistics: Summer 2015 Syllabus Highlights

James Jones, Professor of Mathematics
Mathematics & Sciences Division, Richland Community College

This paper contains the highlights from the syllabus. The full syllabus is available on the instructor's website.

Meeting Information

8:00–9:50 am, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, in room S137, from June 1–July 23, 2015

Instructor Information

James Jones, Professor of Mathematics.
Phone: 875-7211, ext 490
Office: C223

The best way to contact the instructor outside of class is through Canvas or by email. Please do not leave a voice mail as it will not reach the instructor in time to help you.

Office Hours

Faculty are not required to hold office hourse during the summer term. However, the instructor has asked that the classroom be reserved at 10:00 am, immediately following our class, in case students need help. If you anticipate needing help, please let him know ahead of time so that he can make childcare arrangements.


Most of the material in the course will be presented through lecture and web pages. For those who wish to have a book for reference purposes, here is one that will work (and is inexpensive).

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Statistics, 2nd edition. Robert A. Donnelly, Jr. Copyright 2007, Alpha Books. ISBN 978-1-59257-634-0 (Optional).

Grading Policy

Letter grades will be assigned to final adjusted scores as follows:

The final score will be weighted according to these three categories: