MATH5856 is a Postgraduate Coursework Mathematics course. See the course overview below.
Units of credit: 6
Cycle of offering: Every year in Semester 1 T1B
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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The aim of this course is to learn about the basic principles of statistical reasoning and the most important methods to estimate unknown parameters of the observed system, to take decisions without complete information and to use statistical packages.