MA30091: Applied statistics
Academic Year:  2020/1 
Owning Department/School:  Department of Mathematical Sciences 
Credits:  6 [equivalent to 12 CATS credits] 
Notional Study Hours:  120 
Level:  Honours (FHEQ level 6) 
Period: 
Semester 2 
Assessment:  CW 100% 
Supplementary Assessment: 

Requisites:  Before or while taking this module you must take MA30084 
Description:  Aims: To complement MA30084 with practical applications of generalised linear models thorough analysis of reallife statistical problems. Learning Outcomes On completing the course, students should be able to * formulate a problem and carry out an exploratory data analysis; * apply the theory of linear and generalised linear models to real data; * use R for all aspects of data analysis; * present results in a suitable style. Content: Application of linear models and generalised linear models to practical problems and implementation in R. Formulating statistical problems. Choosing an appropriate method of analysis, modelbuilding, verification of assumptions. Working with reallife data. Presentation of results in an appropriate format. Application of the above through tackling a variety of reallife statistical problems. 
Programme availability: NB. Postgraduate programme information will be added when the postgraduate catalogues are published in August 2020 
MA30091 is Compulsory on the following programmes:Department of Mathematical Sciences
MA30091 is Optional on the following programmes:Department of Economics

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