## BA9201 STATISTICS FOR MANAGEMENT Syllabus for 1st Sem MBA -First semester - Regulation 2009 - Anna University

BA9201                                 STATISTICS FOR MANAGEMENT                                     LT P C
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UNIT I             INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS & PROBABILITY                                        12
Statistics Definition, Types. Types of variables Organising data - Descriptive Measures. Basic definitions and rules for probability, conditional probability independence of events, Bayes theorem,  and  random  variables,  Probabilitdistributions:  Binomial,  Poisson,  Uniform  and Normal distributions.

UNIT II            SAMPLING DISTRIBUTION AND ESTIMATION                                               12
Introduction to sampling distributions, sampling distribution of mean and proportion, application of central limit theorem, sampling techniques. Estimation: Point and Interval estimates for population parameters of large sample and small samples, determining the sample size.

UNIT III           TESTING OF HYPOTHESIS                                                                               12
Hypothesis testing: one sample and two sample tests for means and proportions of large samples (z-test), one sample and two sample tests for means of small samples (t-test), F-test for two sample standard deviations. ANOVA one and two way Design of experiments.

UNIT IV          NON-PARAMETRIC METHODS                                                                         12
Chi-square test for single sample standard deviation. Chi-square tests for independence of attributes and goodness of fit. Sign test for paired data. Rank sum test. Kolmogorov-Smirnov test for goodness of fit, comparing two populations.  Mann Whitney U test and Kruskal Wallis test. One sample run test, rank correlation.

UNIT V            CORRELATION, REGRESSION, INDEX NUMERS AND TIME SERIES ANALYSI12
Correlation analysis, estimation of  regression line. Time series analysis: Variations in time series, trend analysis, cyclical variations, seasonal variations and irregular variations. Index Numbers Laspeyres, Paasches and Fisher’s Ideal index.

TEXT BOOKS

TOTAL: 60 PERIODS

1.  Levin R.I. and Rubin D.S., Statistics for Management, 7th edition, Prentice Hall of India Pvt.
Ltd., New Delhi, 2001.
2.  Srivatsava TN, Shailaja Rego, Statistics for Management, Tata McGraw Hill, 2008.
3.  Anand Sharma, Statistics for Management, Himalaya Publishing House, Second
Revised edition, 2008.

REFERENCES
1.  Anderson D.R., Sweeney D.J. and Williams T.A., Statistics for business and economics, 8th
edition, Thomson (South Western) Asia, Singapore, 2002.
2.  Aczel A.D. and Sounderpandian J., Complete Business Statistics, 6th edition, Tata
McGraw Hill, 2004.
3.  Prem S. Mann, Introductory Statistics, Wiley Student Edition, Fifth Edition.
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