Multivariate Statistics

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Multivariate Statistics

  • Host University

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  • Location

    Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • Area of Study

    Statistics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    COURSE OBJECTIVE
    This course introduces students to multivariate statistics and data analysis. The students need to grasp theoretical foundations of multivariate methods and to be able to use them in practice with real data.

    COURSE CONTENT
    The course will introduce the basic theory and applications for analyzing multi-dimensional data. Topics include multivariate distributions, Gaussian models, multivariate statistical inference and applications, classifications, cluster analysis, and dimension reduction methods. Course content is subject to change in order to keep the contents up-to-date with new developments in data science.

    FORM OF TUITION
    Lectures, tutorials, computer-lab.

    TYPE OF ASSESSMENT
    Written Exam.

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