Probability and Statistics II
King's College London
Area of Study
Taught In English
4CCM141A Probability and Statistics I
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
Aims and objectives:
This course should make you familiar with the standard techniques of elementary statistics and, by introducing
such fundamental concepts as hypothesis testing, estimation and analysis of variance, prepare you for further
study in both theoretical and practical statistics.
Bivariate probability, continuous densities, generating functions. The exponential densities, including normal,
t-, ?2 and F. Simple parametric and nonparametric tests. Further topics include the consistency, efficiency and
sufficiency of estimates, maximum likelihood estimation; the central limit theorem, the Neyman-Pearson lemma and
the likelihood ratio test; regression, analysis of variance.
Assessment: written examination/s
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