Statistics, Statistical Theory, Second Cycle, 7,5 Credits

This course constitutes the basis for studies in statistical theory on a more advanced level. In the first part of the course probability theory, distribution theory and properties for a random sample are thoroughly investigated. In the second part point estimation, hypothesis testing and interval estimation are dealt with extensively for small as well as large samples.


Assessments: The course can be assessed through written examination, take-home examination, compulsory course components, paper, essay and/or oral examination.

ECTS Credits

7,5 Credits

Level of education

Second cycle, has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements (A1F)

School

Örebro University School of Business

When is the course offered?

Prerequisites: First-cycle courses of 90 credits in statistics, including an independent project of 15 credits, alternatively 30 credits are for studies in statistics and 60 credits for mathematics, as well as the course Statistics, Mathematics for Statistical and Economic Analysis, second cycle, 7.5 credits, or first-cycle courses of 90 credits in economics, including an independent project of 15 credits as well as courses of 60 credits in statistics and the course Statistics, Mathematics for Statistical and Economic Analysis second cycle, 7.5 credits. The applicant must also have qualifications corresponding to the course "English 6" or "English B" from the Swedish Upper Secondary School.

Selection: Academic points

Course syllabus

Application code: X2023