Course: Statistics I

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Course title Statistics I
Course code KSY/ST1*P
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Rozkovec Jiří, Mgr.
  • Gurinová Kateřina, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
Lectures: 1. Introduction to Descriptive Statistics, Basic Statistical Terms. 2. Elementary Methods of Data Processing. 3. Descriptive Measures. 4. Introduction to Probability, Basic Terms. 5. Random Event, Event Probability. 6. Random Variable, Probability Distribution, Characteristics. 7. Discrete Probability Distributions. 8. Continuous Probability Distributions. 9. Introduction to Mathematical Statistics, Point Estimations. 10. Interval Estimations. 11. Hypotheses Testing, Basic Terms. 12. Parametric Tests. 13. Nonparametric Tests. Tutorials: 1. Basic work with the program STATGRAPHICS. 2. Tables frequency distribution, graphical data processing. 3. Calculation and interpretation of statistical characteristics. 4. Application of the rules for calculating probabilities. 5. The distribution of random variables, the calculation of basic characteristics. 6. The distribution of discrete random variables. 7. Distribution of continuous random variables. 8. Processing of data from surveys, point estimates. 9. Interval estimation, the minimum sample size. 10. Parametric tests. 11. Non-parametric tests.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing)
  • Class attendance - 56 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course introduces basic statistical tools and methods of data processing. It adresses system of descriptive characteristics, includes introduction to theory of probability and mathematical statistics.
Students obtain knowledge in given course in accordance with requirements and course programme.
Knowledge in given course in accordance with requirements and course programme.

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined examination, Written exam

Written test at the end of the semester, participation in seminars.
Recommended literature
  • ARTLOVÁ, M., BÍLKOVÁ, D., JAROŠOVÁ, E., POUROVÁ, Z. Příklady k předmětu Stastistika A. Skripta VŠE Praha. Praha 2003.
  • CYHELSKÝ, L., KAHOUNOVÁ, J., HINDLS, R. Elementární statistická analýza. 2. vydání. Management Press. Praha 1999.
  • SEGER, J., HINDLS, R., HRONOVÁ, S. Statistika v hospodářství. E.T.C. Publishing. Praha 1998.
  • SEGER, J., HINDLS, R. Statistické metody v tržním hospodářství. Victoria Publishing. Praha 1995.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Study plan (Version): Recreology (20) Category: Physical education and sport - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Winter