Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
Western Main Campus

Statistical Sciences 3850F/G

STATISTICAL LEARNING


A course in applied statistical computing using software such as R. The primary objective of this course is to strengthen students' skills for modeling data using a variety of statistical learning tools. Key topics introduced include regression, logistic regression, discriminant analysis, model selection and regularization, cross-validation, tree-based methods and clustering.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum mark of 60% in Statistical Sciences 2858A/B or a minimum mark of 65% in Statistical Sciences 3869A/B. Pre-or Corequisite(s): Statistical Sciences 2864A/B.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 laboratory hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY C i  
Subject Code: STATS

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