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MATH-140X - Statistics With Support - Duhwa Jung

Course:Statistics With Support
Professor:Duhwa Jung
  • InPerson
Course Length:
  • 16 Week


This is In-Person(classroom) course. Attendance is mandatory. We have a strict attendance policy. 

Course Description

Examines statistical methods including exploratory data analysis, sampling, estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation, regression, probability, and computer-based statistical software (Web-based StatKey- mainly use this in class, & Java Script based StatCato - Challenging to install this in your laptop and "StatCato" Statistics software are already installed on classroom computers).

What to Expect in this Course

This course is composed of lectures and computer-supported lab hours. You need an online Canvas account to access on your homework points, projects points, exam scores etc.

1. 5 projects (10% each): 50%
2. Homework:          20%
3. Chapter3 exam:  15%
4. Final exam:         15%

Total: 100%

Final Exam (Dec.6, 2023, Wednesday)


Writing "report -style" projects (collecting data on your own, an individual project and not group projects).

You need to access to MS Excel Spreadsheet, StatKey (web-based Stat software, everybody can access, You can practice at home), StatCato (School classroom computers have already been installed - You can practice in School).



Types of Assessments

1. 5 projects (10% each): 50%
2. Homework:          20%
3. Chapter3 exam:  15%
4. Final exam:         15%

Total: 100%

Final Exam (Dec.6, 2023, Wednesday)

We will have all exams in the classroom.

Textbook Information

Free eTextbook:  We will use the following free online textbook (ebook, pdf files) for Math-140X. 

The sections and problem sets for the ebook can be found at


Title of ebook: "Introduction to Statistics for Community College Students" by Professor Matt Teachout (1st edition)

Other Relevant Course Information

This course has 5 projects (50% of grade) to submit. 

Read the e-book and ask questions in class. Active participation, critical thinking, doing homework and projects are the key points for academic success. We use web-based Statistic software with StatKey for understanding ebook contents. "Statcato" software is hard to install in your personal computer. But you can practice problems using a classroom computer (already installed Statistics Software). Study actively. Watch related Youtube videos including Prof. Teachout's Youtube videos, and search relevant contents via internet. We can also communicate with using online Canvas "Inbox" (messaging tool) at any time. Please ask questions in class so that every student will follow your questions and similar questions. 

Additional Resources


This course can be accessed on the first day of class via Canvas at Log into Canvas using your CanyonsID single sign-on:

  • CanyonsID Username is your COC student email address (Ex:
  • CanyonsID Password is your COC student email password

Please visit the Get to Know Your Online Classroom page for help logging into Canvas and for tips on using Canvas and Zoom. Canvas Chat Support is also available 24/7 for any Canvas related issues.

Online Education

Check out the Online Education website for more information on a variety of topics that can help you be a successful online student such as: exam proctoring, learning styles, computer skills, and tips for student success. If this is your first online course, feel free to take our online learning readiness assessment to assess your skills.

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Last updated: 08/16/2023 Sub#: 1340