Faculty of Science | Department of Mathematics and Statistics David Turpin Building Room A425 PO Box 201800 STN CSC Victoria BC V8W 2Y2 Canada T 250-721-7437| F 250-721-8962 | [email protected] | uvic.ca/science/math-statistics/ Course OutlineSTAT 450 A01: Mathematical Statistics IIInstructorLecturer Prof. Julie Zhou, PhD Research Area Optimal design of experiments, robust statistics, statistical computing, multivariate analysis, applied statistics Email [email protected]Note: Due to the large number of students that I teach and many research and committee meetings that I have, it is often impossible to answer every email quickly. For this reason, if you use email to make an appointment with me, please give me at least 24 hours to respond. It is also very hard to use email for math and stats technical questions. Please use my office hours for technical questions and R programming problems. I will do my best to help you. Phone 250-721-7470 OfficeDavid Turpin Building A439 General Course InformationNumber of Units1.5 Pre-requisitesSTAT 256 or 261; and STAT 350 Office Hours and Assistance Monday and Thursday 10:15 –11:15am, DTB A439 By appointment (send email to book one) Math ClubStudents in Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (SUMS) was founded in 2014 as the reincarnation of a previous undergraduate course union that had been inactive for a few years. Please see -students/undergraduate/sums/index.phpfor more information.
Learning ObjectivesStudents will develop an understanding of the fundamental theories behind many statistical techniques that are used in practice. Students will learn presentation and writing skills to prove theoretical results. Course Materials and Online ResourcesTextbookIntroduction to Probability and Mathematical Statistics, 2ed edition by L. J. Bain and M. Engelhardt CourseSpace Course information, assignments and grades are posted in the CourseSpace. Calculator If a calculator is allowed in tests and examinations in a course offered by the Department, then the only acceptable calculator is the Sharp EL-510, EL-510RN or EL-510RNB models. It may be purchased at the UVic Bookstore or elsewhere for about $12. A calculator is permitted in this course.