Statistics 210

Module code STK 210
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Module content

Counting techniques. Probability theory: Sample spaces, events, rules of probability, conditional probabilities, independent events and Bayes’ theorem. Probability distributions and probability densities: cumulative distribution functions, marginal distributions, joint distributions, conditional distributions and independence. Expected values: Moments, Chebyshev’s theorem, moment-generating functions, product moments, moments of linear combinations of random variables and conditional expectations. Transformation techniques of random variables. Identification, use, evaluation and interpretation of statistical computer packages and statistical techniques.

Module credits 20.00
Service modules Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Prerequisites STK 110, STK 120
Contact time 1 practical per week, 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Double Medium
Academic organisation Statistics
Period of presentation Semester 1

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