The aim of the course is to provide a modern view of computer-based data analysis, from the statistical point of view. The course is intended for students with a solid basic background in probability, statistical methods, and computing, and who aim to build on this background. Topics are covered at a brisk pace; to make the best of this course, students can expect to put in significant self-study.
- MATH1024 and MATH2010 or equivalent maturity with Probability and Statistics
- Basic familiarity with programming in matlab or R or equivalent.