George Mason University
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George Mason University

STAT 663: Statistical Graphics and Data Exploration I

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Introduces statistical graphics that show distribution features and functional relationships in the presence of noise. Introduces cognitive research guidance for graphics design and reasoning. Stresses quantitative comparisons from multiple perspectives. Features new micromaps designs for spatial and temporal comparisons. Introduces R, the grammar of graphics, and dynamic graphics software.

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Not Repeatable


Introduces statistical graphics that show distribution features and functional relationships in the presence of noise. Introduces cognitive research guidance for graphics design and reasoning. Stresses quantitative comparisons from multiple perspectives. Features new micromaps designs for spatial and temporal comparisons. Introduces R, the grammar of graphics, and dynamic graphics software. 

When Offered: Fall

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Equivalent to CSI 773.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

A 300-level statistics course and a programming course, or permission of instructor.

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