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
$701.10
International
$3419.10

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

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 2nd March 2015 - 5th April 2015

  1. Monday
    14:10 - 15:00
    New Kirk KK202
  2. Tuesday
    14:10 - 15:00
    New Kirk KK202
  3. Thursday
    14:10 - 15:00
    New Kirk KK202
  4. Friday
    14:10 - 15:00
    New Kirk KK202

Teaching dates 20th April 2015 - 7th June 2015

  1. Monday
    14:10 - 15:00
    New Kirk KK202
  2. Tuesday
    14:10 - 15:00
    New Kirk KK202
  3. Thursday
    14:10 - 15:00
    New Kirk KK202
  4. Friday
    14:10 - 15:00
    New Kirk KK202