An introduction to probability and statistics through lecture and lab. Particular topics include random variables and their distributions, methods of descriptive statistics, estimation and hypothesis testing, regression, and correlation. Prerequisite: successful completion of the University's college readiness requirement in mathematics.
One of the most IMPORTANT distributions ever.
The latter portion of a semester course introducing statistics typically covers hypothesis testing. Below you will find a good video from Khan Academny explaining the nature of a hypothesis test. The second link provides some examples of a left tailed, right tailed and two tailed hypothesis tests using a sample mean.