GS01 1283 Foundations of Statistical Inference II
- Course Director(s): Long, James
- Semester: Spring
- Frequency: Annually
- Credit Hours: 3
- Grading System: Letter Grade
Long, James. Three semester hours. Spring, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisite: Rice STAT 532. Audit permitted.
This is the second semester course in a two-semester sequence in mathematical statistics. The course topics include random variables, distributions, small and large sample theorems of decision theory and Bayesian methods, hypothesis testing, point estimation, and confidence intervals; also topics such as exponential families, univariate and multivariate linear models, and nonparametric inference will also be discussed. This course is cross-listed at Rice STAT 533. The venue of the course will be at Rice University.