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# Statistics (dt. Statistik)

 Level, degree of commitment Advanced module, compulsory elective module Forms of teaching and learning,workload Lecture (3 SWS), recitation class (1 SWS), 180 hours (60 h attendance, 120 h private study) Credit points,formal requirements 6 CP Course requirement(s): Written or oral examination Examination type: Successful completion of at least 50 percent of the points from the weekly exercises. Language,Grading German,The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Mathematics. Duration,frequency One semester, Regularly alternating with other advanced modules Person in charge of the module's outline Prof. Dr. Markus Bibinger, Prof. Dr. Hajo Holzmann

## Contents

Depending on the specific lecture

Selected topics of multivariate statistics will be discussed, with a different focus depending on the specific lecture. Possible topics include regression analysis, cluster analysis, principal component analysis (pca), multivariate density estimation, variable selection and discriminant analysis.

## Qualification Goals

The students shall

• learn about important statistical methods and be able to analyse them mathematically,
• be able to apply the procedures to data,
• further develop their understanding of data analysis and statistics,
• improve their oral communication skills in the exercises by practicing free speech in front of an audience and during discussion.

## Prerequisites

Translation is missing. Here is the German original:

Keine. Empfohlen werden die Kompetenzen, die in den Modulen Elementare Stochastik und Praktikum zur Stochastik vermittelt werden.

## Applicability

Module imported from B.Sc. Mathematics.

It can be attended at FB12 in study program(s)

• B.Sc. Data Science
• B.Sc. Computer Science
• B.Sc. Mathematics
• M.Sc. Computer Science
• M.Sc. Mathematics

When studying M.Sc. Mathematics, this module can be attended in the study area Specialization Modules in Mathematics.

Die Wahlmöglichkeit des Moduls ist dadurch beschränkt, dass es der Angewandten Mathematics zugeordnet ist.