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Spring 2021 Statistics GU4224 section 001
BAYESIAN STATISTICS

Call Number 13159
Day & Time
Location
TR 6:10pm-7:25pm
ONLINE ONLY
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Ronald Neath
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction On-Line Only
Course Description This course introduces the Bayesian paradigm for statistical inference.  Topics covered include prior and posterior distributions: conjugate priors, informative and non-informative priors; one- and two-sample problems; models for normal data, models for binary data, Bayesian linear models; Bayesian computation: MCMC algorithms, the Gibbs sampler; hierarchical models; hypothesis testing, Bayes factors, model selection; use of statistical software. Prerequisites: A course in the theory of statistical inference, such as STAT GU4204 a course in statistical modeling and data analysis, such as STAT GU4205.  
Web Site Vergil
Department Statistics
Enrollment 16 students (25 max) as of 9:06PM Friday, November 26, 2021
Subject Statistics
Number GU4224
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To Barnard College, Columbia College, Engineering:Undergraduate, Engineering:Graduate, GSAS, General Studies, SIPA, Professional Studies
Campus Morningside
Section key 20211STAT4224W001

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