Lesson 3: Intro to Statistics

Lesson 3: Intro to Statistics

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explain the use of Python packages and recognize how to import them

  2. Demonstrate how to load data into Python from an outside source

  3. Summarize why computer science is useful in data analysis

  4. Define mean, median, and standard deviation

  5. Compare the utility of the mean compared to a full distribution to summarize data

  6. Create interpretable histograms, box plots, and scatter plots using real biological data