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Statistical Tests (Advanced) - STAT2912

Year - 2018

This unit is essentially an advanced version of STAT2012 with an emphasis on both methods and the mathematical derivation of these methods: Tests of hypotheses and confidence intervals, including t-tests, analysis of variance, regression - least squares and robust methods, power of tests, non-parametric methods, non-parametric smoothing, tests for count data, goodness of fit, contingency tables. Graphical methods and diagnostic methods are used throughout with all analyses discussed in the context of computation with real data using an interactive statistical package.

Three 1 hour lectures, one 1 hour tutorial and one 1 hour computer laboratory per week.

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

Assumed knowledge


MATH1905 or Credit in MATH1005 or Credit in ECMT1010 or Credit in BUSS1020


STAT2012 or STAT2004 or DATA2002


Faculty: Science

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Mathematics and Statistics Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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