# ST404 - Applied Statistical Modelling

• Module code: ST404
• Module name: Applied Statistical Modelling
• Department: Statistics
• Credit: 15

## Module content and teaching

###### Principal aims

To introduce the art of statistical model-building and to give practice in team work, in communication and presentation skills, and in writing a report on a statistical investigation.

###### Principal learning outcomes

At the end of the course, students will: 1. Be able to build, interpret and evaluate a statistical model for a real data set 2. Have gained experience of working in a team on a statistical investigation 3. Have practiced their oral and written presentation skills

###### Timetabled teaching activities

3 lectures per week, 5 hours of computer practicals.

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/statistics/courses/modules/years3-4/st404

###### Other essential notes

This module is only available to students on four year degrees in the Department of Statistics (MMORSE and MMathStat). Prerequisite(s): ST218 Mathematical Statistics A and ST219 Mathematical Statistics B, ST221 Linear Statistical Modelling. Please note that this module is not available to taught MSC Taught Statistics students.

## Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: ST404-15)
A1 (Assessed work only) Coursework 100%
A2 (Assessed work only) 3500 word assessment plus poster 35%
3500 word assessment plus oral presentation 35%
3000 word assessment 30%

## Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

###### Core
• Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (BSc MMathStat) (G1G3) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30A) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30B) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30C) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30D) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 4
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 4
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30G) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30G) - Year 4
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30H) - Year 3
• Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30H) - Year 4

N/A

###### Optional
• Master of Advanced Study in Mathematical Sciences (G1PE) - Year 1