MATH2901 Higher Theory of Statistics

MATH2901 is a Mathematics Level II course. See the course overview below.

Units of credit: 6

Prerequisites: MATH1231 or MATH1241 or MATH1251 (or, in program 3653, MATH1131 or MATH1141).

Exclusions: Students who have studied another introductory statistics course that has a theoretical focus: ECON2215, MATH2089, MATH2099, MATH2841, MATH2859, MATH2899, MATH2801.

Cycle of offering: Yearly in Semester 1

Graduate attributes: The course will enhance your research, inquiry and analytical thinking abilities.

More information: This recent course handout (pdf) contains information about course objectives, assessment, course materials and the syllabus.

The Online Handbook entry contains up-to-date timetabling information.

MATH2901 (alternatively MATH2801) is a compulsory course for Statistics majors.

If you are currently enrolled in MATH2901, you can log into UNSW Moodle for this course.

Course Overview

As for MATH2801 but in greater depth.