MATH 277

Mathematical Statistics

Topics will be chosen from: basic probability theory; introduction to random variables and expectation; joint distributions, correlation and linear combinations of random variables; introductory estimation and hypothesis testing; nonparametric methods; one-way analysis of variance; linear regression; goodness of fit tests and contingency tables. The statistical software R will be used.

Taught by the School of Maths Statistics & Operations Research, part of the Faculty of Science

15 points

Prerequisites
MATH 142, 151;
Corequisites
None
Restrictions
STAT 231, 233

Tuition fees

Domestic
$674.25
International
$3287.55

Assessment

Course outline for 2014 available week 1 of the trimester.

Course outline 2013 (PDF Icon 73 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.
Internal assessment 30%, final examination 70%

CRN 19804

Coordinator: Yuichi Hirose. Other instructor: Petros Hadjicostas.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 09:50
    Alan MacDiarmid Building 106
  2. Wednesday
    11:00 - 11:50
    Alan MacDiarmid Building 106
  3. Friday
    09:00 - 10:50
    Alan MacDiarmid Building 106

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Monday
    09:00 - 09:50
    Alan MacDiarmid Building 106
  2. Wednesday
    11:00 - 11:50
    Alan MacDiarmid Building 106
  3. Friday
    09:00 - 10:50
    Alan MacDiarmid Building 106