STAT 061. Mathematical Statistics I
Introduction to the mathematical theory of frequentist and Bayesian statistical inference. Topics include parameter estimation, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing, linear regression methods and Bayesian inference. Students needing to learn applied statistics and data analysis should consider Stat 021 in addition to or instead of this course.
Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in both MATH 027 or MATH 028 and STAT 051 , or permission of the instructor. STAT 011 or the equivalent and some experience with computing are strongly recommended.
Natural Science and Engineering
Eligible for COGS
Fall 2020. Wang.
Fall 2021. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Mathematics and Statistics
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/mathematics-statistics
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