In this course we intend to give you an overview of the field of statistics.
In a nutshell, we will give you an introdcution to the art of data analysis both as a rigorous mathematical discpline (with roots in probability theory) and as a incredibly rich set of techniques and algorithms which are currently driving today's technology.
The goal of this course being:
On this page, you will find everything you need to succeed in this course
First, under the general tab, you will find the course information which describes how the course will be run. Additionally, it also includes exactly what we expect of you as a student. Please take the time to go over this. You will also find a syllabus that outlines the various topics we will be covering as well as a dependency graph wich visualizes how the various statistical concepts are related.
In week 1 you should enroll in a tutorial number. You will find the necessary information pertaining to your TA and course instructor under the people tab.
As the semester unfolds, we will be holding quizzes in tutorials. under the quiz tab, you will be able to see the solved quizzes. Similarly, you will also be able to view the midterm and final in a few weeks. For any questions, feel free to email me using the email me button on the people page.