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ST104 - Statistical Laboratory I

  • Module code: ST104
  • Module name: Statistical Laboratory I
  • Department: Statistics
  • Credit: 12

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To introduce students to the R software package, making use of it for exploratory data analysis and simple simulations. This should deepen and reinforce the understanding of probabilistic notions being learnt in ST115 and ST111/2.

Principal learning outcomes

1. A familiarity with the R software package, making use of it for exploratory data analysis. 2. An understanding of elementary simulation techniques applied to probability. 3. The ability to propose appropriate probabilistic models for simple data sets.

Timetabled teaching activities

2 lectures and 1 laboratory per week

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/statistics/courses/modules/year1/st104

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
12 CATS (Module code: ST104-12)
D (Assessed/examined work) Assessed Course Work 30%
Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9) 70%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (BSc MMathStat) (G1G3) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G300) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Data Science (G302) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (BSc) (GG14) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (Y602) - Year 1
Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • Undergraduate Mathematics (BSc) (G100) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics with Intercalated Year (G101) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics (MMath) (G103) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics (MMath) with Study in Europe (G106) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Business Studies (with Intercalated Year) (G1N2) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Business Studies (G1NC) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Economics (GL11) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Economics (with Intercalated Year) (GL12) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Philosophy (GV17) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Mathematics and Philosophy with Intercalated Year (GV18) - Year 1