Hogg and Tanis, Probability and Statistical Inference. 8th Edition, Prentice Hall, 2010.
- Subject notes
This subject is available for science credit to students enrolled in the BSc (both pre-2008 and new degrees), BASc or a combined BSc course.
Students undertaking Actuarial Studies should take MAST20004 Probability instead of MAST20006 Probability for Statistics.
Students undertaking this subject are required to regularly use computers with the computer algebra system Maple and statistics package R installed.
Students undertaking this subject are not assumed to have any special computer skills at the beginning. They will learn the basic skills of using Maple in the subject.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Course Master of Science (Mathematics and Statistics) Informal specialisation Science-credited subjects - new generation B-SCI and B-ENG. Informal specialisation Selective subjects for B-BMED Informal specialisation Statistics / Stochastic Processes Informal specialisation Environments Discipline subjects Informal specialisation Applied Mathematics Informal specialisation Discrete Mathematics / Operations Research Major Environmental Science major Major Discrete Mathematics / Operations Research Major Applied Mathematics Major Statistics / Stochastic Processes Breadth Track Accelerated Mathematics Breadth Track Mathematics for Economics Breadth Track Mathematics and Statistics
- Breadth options
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
- Available to Study Abroad and/or Study Exchange Students
This subject is available to students studying at the University from eligible overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad. Students are required to satisfy any listed requirements, such as pre- and co-requisites, for enrolment in the subject.
Last updated: 15 January 2022