Applied Statistics Advanced (STAT3914)


This unit is an Advanced version of STAT3014. There will be 3 lectures per week in common with STAT3014. The unit will have extra lectures focusing on multivariate distribution theory developing results for the multivariate normal, partial correlation, the Wishart distribution and Hotelling's T^2. There will also be more advanced tutorial and assessment work associated with this unit.

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Further unit of study information


Three 1 hour lectures and one 1 hour computer laboratory per week plus an extra hour each week which will alternate between lectures and tutorials.


One 2 hour exam, assignments and/or quizzes, and computer practical reports (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


STAT2912 or credit or better in STAT2012.

Assumed knowledge



STAT3907, STAT3002, STAT3902, STAT3014, STAT3006

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