Introduction to Statistics

0.5 Unit
Grades: 9, 10, 11, 12

Students in this course will master the basic principles of statistics. The course covers topics that include statistical principles, research methodologies, data analysis, and hypothesis testing. Students will demonstrate the application of these topics to everyday situations. Upon course completion, students will be able to grasp and identify key principles of statistical reasoning and methods; apply concepts of data and data representation in a real-world context; calculate variation and central tendency and recognize patterns in distributions; and apply concepts of probability and risk in real-life scenarios. Additionally, students will be able to determine correlation and causation and distinguish between them in context. They will be able to apply concepts of hypothesis testing and utilize t-tests, z-tests, and ANOVA in real-world situations.


  • Quality Matters Certified
  • State Certified


Instructor Embedded Cost: 500

Content Only Cost: 329

The following information applies only to instructor embedded courses.

Oklahoma Subject Code: N/A

Course Provider Contact: Kate Baxter | | 480-772-9717

How To Purchase This Course

Districts wishing to purchase this course should contact the course provider directly (see contact information above) and reference the contract in the "attachments" portion of the page linked here. If you are purchasing an Instructor Embedded course, please note that online instructors need not be certified in the state of Oklahoma. They must be certified to teach the content in at least one state or teach the subject at a college or university. To enroll a student in the course, you will need to obtain from the course provider (a) the instructor’s name; (b) the state through which the instructor is certified, and (c) the instructor’s certification number. If the instructor is employed to teach the subject at a college or university, you will need to obtain that institution’s iPEDS number. This information will be recorded in the SIS when you enroll a student in the course. When enrolling a student in a Content Only course, you must indicate in the SIS the name of the person monitoring the course.