MATH3821 Statistical Modelling and Computing

MATH3821 is a Mathematics Level III course. See the course overview below.

Units of credit: 6

Prerequisites: MATH2831 or MATH2931 

Exclusions: MATH3800

Cycle of offering: Yearly in Semester 2 

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.

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Course Overview

Use of major statistical packages such as Splus, SAS, Matlab. Model selection and regression diagnostics in multiple linear regression. Theory and application of generalised linear model and nonlinear regression. Applications of simulation in statistical inference. Resampling techniques. Nonparametric curve and density estimation.