Majors in math and statistics.
The sequence Math 309-310 introduces the student to the basic concepts and methods of mathematical statistics. Although this course is crosslisted with mathematics, it is the faculty at the Statistics department that usually teaches it. Please consult with the Statistics department for more information about this course.
- Unbiased estimation
- Maximum likelihood estimation
- Confidence intervals
- Tests of hypotheses
- Neyman-Pearson fundamental lemma
- Likelihood ratio test
- Applications to general linear model and analysis of variance
- Categorical data analysis
- Nonparametric methods