|Spring Term 2022 Bayesian Statistics - 3404 - STAT 450
Prerequisites/Notes: MATH/STAT 340
Catalog Description : A study of the Bayesian statistical philosophy, contrasting it with the traditional frequentist approach taught in other statistics courses. Topics include Bayes' Theorem, prior and posterior probability distributions, hierarchical models, and Markov Chain Monte Carlo methods. The course will involve a mixture of lecture, discussion, and use of statistical software. Requirements include exams, a project, and assignments involving the use of statistical software.
Attributes: BM Natural Science (01cr), Advanced Course