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This course introduces the Bayesian approach to statistics, starting with the concept of probability and moving to the analysis of data. We will learn about the philosophy of the Bayesian approach as well as how to implement it for common types of data. We will compare the Bayesian approach to the more commonly-taught Frequentist approach, and see some of the benefits of the Bayesian approach. In particular, the Bayesian approach allows for better accounting of uncertainty, results that have more intuitive and interpretable meaning, and more explicit statements of assumptions. This course combines lecture videos, computer demonstrations, readings, exercises, and discussion boards to create an active learning experience. For computing, you have the choice of using Microsoft Excel or the open-source, freely available statistical package R, with equivalent content for both options. The lectures provide some of the basic mathematical development as well as explanations of philosophy and interpretation. Completion of this course will give you an understanding of the concepts of the Bayesian approach, understanding the key differences between Bayesian and Frequentist approaches, and the ability to do basic data analyses....

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GS

31 août 2017

Good intro to Bayesian Statistics. Covers the basic concepts. Workload is reasonable and quizzes/exercises are helpful. Could include more exercises and additional backgroung/future reading materials.

JB

16 oct. 2020

An excellent course with some good hands on exercises in both R and excel. Not for the faint of heart mathematically speaking, assumes a competent understanding of statistics and probability going in

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par HEMLATA J

29 août 2020

Dear Sir, My assignment Quizzes are locked and i am not able to unlock that. Kindly unlock it and help me out.

par Mario R H

12 juil. 2020

Materials could be more "worked". Blackboard Classes does not explain all what they should.

par Nick T

22 juin 2020

Ok overview, but not detailed enough to get a thorough understanding

par AliAkbar G

16 août 2020

I don't learn new things. It wasn't as good as I expected.

par Sina A N

27 nov. 2019

I would have given this course a zero rating if I could have. The worst online course I had so far. There is no intuition of the subject provided. The instructor just looks like reading from a text (like a robot) and write some equations without enough explanation. There are many Youtube videos available for free that explain concepts way much better than what is available here. Don't waste your time. Reading a book and watching those Youtube videos would help you more.

par Jakob V

29 janv. 2017

I have studied some Bayesian Statistics before. I feel like the materials itself is not sufficient for entry level, and will actually confuse some of the learners. Anyway, this is just my two cents. :)

par Rahul R

22 sept. 2020

Instructor hardly spends time in discussing the concepts. Too much focused on example but without context it does not help.

par Angelos R

20 mars 2020

The teacher has diminished educational qualifications. The topics are simply outlined without further elaboration.

par Caroline C

17 janv. 2021

I needed to rely on other youtube videos explaining these concepts to progress in this course

par Nguyen T P V

4 mai 2020

I can not complete the course since the quality of the video is very bad

par Stan M

15 févr. 2021

dropped