## STAT 463 Fundamentals of Statistical Inference

**STAT 463**

**Fundamentals of Statistical Inference**

**Units: 3.00**

Decision theory and Bayesian inference; principles of optimal statistical procedures; maximum likelihood principle; large sample theory for maximum likelihood estimates; principles of hypotheses testing and the Neyman-Pearson theory; generalized likelihood ratio tests; the chi-square, t, F and other distributions.

LEARNING HOURS 132 (36L;96P).

**Course Equivalencies:**STAT363; STAT463

**Offering Faculty:**Faculty of Arts and Science

## Mathematics and Statistics

https://www.queensu.ca/academic-calendar/graduate-studies/programs-study/mathematics-statistics/

**...**Offered jointly with **STAT** **463**.) Three term hours; lectures.
EXCLUSION: **STAT** **463**
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## Mathematics – Major (Science) – Bachelor of Science (Honours)

**...**I , **STAT** 455 Stochastic Processes and Applications , **STAT** 462 Statistical Learning I , **STAT** **463** Fundamentals**...**

## Computing, Mathematics and Analytics – Specialization (Computing) – Bachelor of Computing (Honours)

**...**Bayesian Analysis ; **STAT** 457 Statistical Learning II ; **STAT** 462 Statistical Learning I ; **STAT** **463** Fundamentals**...**

## Computing, Mathematics and Analytics – Specialization (Computing) – Bachelor of Computing (Honours)

**...**Bayesian Analysis ; **STAT** 457 Statistical Learning II ; **STAT** 462 Statistical Learning I ; **STAT** **463** Fundamentals**...**

## Academic Programs

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