Explain statistical myths and uncover the world of statistics around youIs it safe to eat red meat? How seriously should you take the latest opinion poll on an upcoming election? We are constantly bombarded with information on what we can and can’t do based on statistics. Your ability to answer and respond to statistical questions can affect your health, happiness, job, and understanding of the world around you.
On this course, you will learn to understand statistical claims so you can make more rational decisions. You will also learn how to answer hard numerical questions and use approximations to calculate the risk of chance.
The techniques and tools covered in Survival Statistics: Secrets for Demystifying Numbers are most similar to the requirements found in Data Scientist job advertisements.
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