The role of the computer in the teaching of statistics


Book: 
The Second International Conference on Teaching Statistics, 1986
Authors: 
Pukkila, T., & Puntanen, S.
Editors: 
Davidson, R., & Swift, J.
Category: 
Pages: 
163-167
Year: 
1986
Publisher: 
The Second International Committee on Teaching Statistics
Place: 
Victoria, B.C.
Abstract: 

In this paper we consider the nature of a statistics course and discuss the role of the computer in it. In particular, we discuss the course for the first-year students at the university level.