STAC58H3: Statistical Inference

Principles of statistical reasoning and theories of statistical analysis. Topics include: statistical models, likelihood theory, repeated sampling theories of inference, prior elicitation, Bayesian theories of inference, decision theory, asymptotic theory, model checking, and checking for prior-data conflict. Advantages and disadvantages of the different theories.

Prerequisite
Exclusion
STA352Y, STA422H
Breadth Requirements
Quantitative Reasoning