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040129 VO Statistics 1 (2022S)

6.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften

Ausführliche Kursbeschreibung auf Homepage


Die Fragestunden (Tutorium) von Anja Bohatschek (anja.bohatschek@univie.ac.at) werden digital online in einem Moodle-Kurs angeboten.
Termin: montags 16:45-18:15 digital
Sie können sich unter dem Link https://moodle.univie.ac.at/course/view.php?id=304354 selbst einschreiben und teilnehmen.


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).



Aims, contents and method of the course

To introduce students to statistics

Topics include:
Logic and set theory, events and their probabilities, discrete random variables, continuous random variables, Central Limit Theorem, estimation, testing, linear regression, statistical software R

On successful completion of the course, students should be able to:
Calculate probabilities and conditional probabilities, work with random variables and distribution functions, apply the Central Limit Theorem, find the bias and mean square error of estimators, test statistical hypotheses, analyze data using linear models, display data using graphical methods

Teaching and learning methods:

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam (15 questions)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

14-15: 1, 12-13: 2, 10-11: 3, 8-9: 4, 0-7: 5

Examination topics

Lecture notes and many practice tests on homepage

Reading list

R. J. Larsen and M. L. Marx: Introduction to Mathematical Statistics and its Applications. Pearson Prentice Hall

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 19.09.2022 11:08