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STA8190 Advanced Statistics B

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Agric, Comp and Environ Sciences
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 010103 - Statistics

Other requisites

Enrolment in this course requires the approval of the appropriate Program Coordinator.
Within this course students can choose one of a number of topics each of which has different prerequisites (or equivalent) as outlined below, or on approval of the examiner.

Applied Statistical Models: STA3300 (this topic is not available to students who have already undertaken or intend to undertake STA3301)

Bayesian Statistics: STA2301 and STA2302

Non-parametric Statistics: STA2300

Statistical Literacy in Middle Schooling: (this topic is not available to students who have already undertaken or intend to undertake STA2300, STA3100 or the Data Analysis and Research Reporting topic in STA8180).

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at //


This course provides the opportunity for a student to pursue an area of study that will complement the other studies in the student's program. Typically the course will consist of specialised investigations extending knowledge and skills in a certain area. The studies could involve, for example, directed readings, a project (where appropriate), or some other approved activity which would complement the student's studies in the program.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2016 External