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STA2301 Distribution Theory

Short Description: Distribution Theory
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
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 24 May 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: STA2300 and (MAT1102 or ENM1600)

Synopsis

This course introduces students to the concepts and elements of probability and distribution theory. The topics include probability, random variables and their distributions, expectation, moment generating functions, standard discrete and continuous distributions, bivariate distributions, transformation techniques and sampling distributions related to the normal distribution. This course also includes practical applications of these distributions and introduces statistical computations using R.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2019 Online