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Summer 2021 Statistics GR5224 section 001

Call Number 11094
Day & Time
MTWR 9:00am-10:35am
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Ronald Neath
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/GR5204 a  course in statistical modeling and data analysis such as STAT GU4205/GR5205.
Web Site Vergil
Subterm 05/03-06/14 (A)
Department Summer Session (SUMM)
Enrollment 8 students (30 max) as of 9:12PM Monday, November 29, 2021
Subject Statistics
Number GR5224
Section 001
Division Summer Session
Open To GSAS
Campus Morningside
Note STAT MA students only
Section key 20212STAT5224W001

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