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.
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.
Written exam (40%), major project (50%), computer labs (10%)
STAT2912 or (a mark of 65 or above in STAT2012 or DATA2002)Prohibitions
STAT3014 or STAT3907 or STAT3902 or STAT3006 or STAT3002