Mathematical Statistics

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Mathematics

Course Number: 
430
Institution: 
Amherst College

This course examines the theory behind common statistical inference procedures including estimation and hypothesis testing. Beginning with exposure to Bayesian inference, the course will cover Maximum Likelihood Estimators, sufficient statistics, sampling distributions, joint distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing and test selection, non-parametric procedures, and linear models. Four class hours per week.

Requisite: MATH  360 or consent of the instructor. Spring semester.  Professor Wagaman.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
MATH-430-01-1213S

Course Sections

Mathematical Statistics
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Amy Wagaman

awagaman@amherst.edu

MTWF 09:00AM-09:50AM

SMUD 202