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161.304 Statistical Modelling (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2022. For 2021 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

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This course covers the ideas underlying statistical modelling, its implementation through computational methods, and links to practical applications. Topics include probability and random variables, models for discrete and continuous data, model selection, model fitting and goodness of fit, model inference, and introduction to stochastic processes.

Note(s): Access to a computer with an approved statistics package is required for analysis of data.

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 * Semester Two full semester Distance
2021 * Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2022 Semester Two full semester Distance
2022 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.