161.304 Advanced Statistical Modelling (15 credits)

The use of modern computational statistical tools to solve real-world problems. Topics include: the basics of stochastic modelling, Markov chains, simulation methods, likelihood and Bayesian approaches, and the Markov chain Monte Carlo method of model fitting.

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

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  • Prerequisite(s): 161.200
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 200 level.

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