Build a strong foundation in data analytics and coding with Python with the Applied Statistics for Data Analytics with Python zyBook.
Specifically, you will learn more about the concepts needed to understand and utilise data techniques. This includes descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics.
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80% of surveyed students preferred zyBooks over regular textbooks.
Studies show that students learn 118% more with the minimal text model in only one lesson.
On average, zyBook users improved grades up to ⅔ and read 74% more than users of regular textbooks.
What is a zyBook?
In short, zyBooks are interactive, digital textbooks.
By incorporating available technology, zyBooks make learning fun, interactive and engaging – all while drastically reducing the time spent on learning theoretical concepts.
The Applied Statistics for Data Analytics with Python zyBook covers data analytics concepts with minimal text, maximum interactivity.
Module 1: Data Visualisation
1.1 What is data?
Module 2: Descriptive Statistics
2.1 Survey sampling
Module 3: Probability and Counting
3.1 Introduction to probability
Module 4: Probability Distributions
4.1 Introduction to random variables
Module 7: Time Series
7.1 What is a time series?
Module 6: Linear Regression
6.1 Introduction to simple linear regression (SLR)
Module 5: Inferential Statistics
5.1 Confidence intervals
Module 11: Appendix
Module 10: Ethics
10.1 Misleading statistics
Module 9: Data Mining
9.1 What is data mining?
Module 8: Monte Carlo Methods
8.1 What is a Monte Carlo simulation?
What Our Students Say
“I really enjoyed zyBooks for use in my Python class. It has surely aided my success in class and helped me build some confidence in my first year at university.”
Cal State University, Long Beach
The Applied Statistics for Data Analytics with Python zyBook will pair well with the following:
Programming in Python with zyLabs
Fundamental Programming Concepts
Frequently Asked Questions
Will my course fee be subsidised?
I have no prior experience. Will I be able to understand the content taught in the zyBooks?
Yes. Unless otherwise specified, all zyBooks are beginner-friendly.
How much time do I have to spend to complete the course?
It depends on your learning style and speed. We estimate taking about 48 hours to read through the material and complete the interactive quizzes at regular speed.
Is there a certification examination?
What is a zyBook?
zyBooks are like interactive, digital textbooks.
Why should I buy a zyBook instead of a regular textbook?
zyBooks comprise the same content as a textbook but with minimal text and maximum interactivity.
Do all the zyBooks you offer come with zyLabs (the interactive lab environment)?
No. If zyLabs are included, it will be specified in the course page.