STATS 406 - Introduction to Statistical Computing
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Statistics (STATS)
Department: LSA Statistics
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Enforced Prerequisites:
STATS 401 or 412 or 425; or MATH 425.
Other Course Info:
F.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Selected topics in statistical computing, including basic numerical aspects, iterative statistical methods, principles of graphical analyses, simulation and Monte Carlo methods, generation of random variables, stochastic modeling, importance sampling, numerical and Monte Carlo integration.

STATS 406 - Introduction to Statistical Computing
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
16327
Open
16
 
-
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
002 (LAB)
P
26713
Open
16
5STATS (Maj or Min)
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M 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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Note:
No required text. See information below regarding optional texts for this course.
ISBN: 9781584885450
Statistical computing with R, Author: Maria L. Rizzo., Publisher: Chapman & Hall/CRC 2008
Optional
ISBN: 9780387759357
Software for data analysis : programming with R, Author: John M. Chambers., Publisher: Springer 1. Ed. 2008
Optional
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