Gwynn Sturdevant

Gwynn Sturdevant
  • Lecturer in Statistics and Data Science

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    327 Academic Research Building
    265 South 37th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Research Interests: Connecting statistical programming languages to technology that addresses the needs of people with low vision or blindness. Developing applied statistical methods.

Teaching

Current Courses (Fall 2022)

  • STAT1010 - Intro Business Stat

    Data summaries and descriptive statistics; introduction to a statistical computer package; Probability: distributions, expectation, variance, covariance, portfolios, central limit theorem; statistical inference of univariate data; Statistical inference for bivariate data: inference for intrinsically linear simple regression models. This course will have a business focus, but is not inappropriate for students in the college. This course may be taken concurrently with the prerequisite with instructor permission.

    STAT1010003 ( Syllabus )

    STAT1010002 ( Syllabus )

    STAT1010001 ( Syllabus )

All Courses

  • STAT1010 - Intro Business Stat

    Data summaries and descriptive statistics; introduction to a statistical computer package; Probability: distributions, expectation, variance, covariance, portfolios, central limit theorem; statistical inference of univariate data; Statistical inference for bivariate data: inference for intrinsically linear simple regression models. This course will have a business focus, but is not inappropriate for students in the college. This course may be taken concurrently with the prerequisite with instructor permission.

Knowledge at Wharton

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