Data Analysis and Probability Models

Course #OS3080

Est.imated Completion Time: 3 months


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Learning Outcomes

  • Learn hypothesis testing for contingency tables, ANOVA, and nonparametric tests.
  • Discuss and design experiments for two-factor, three factor and larger. Methods to screen experiments when number of factors are large.
  • Effectively use simple and multiple regression to create models for data.
  • Learn how to effectively work with time series, including use of lagging variables, autoregression techniques and smoothing models.
  • Review basic probability concepts and Bayes’ theorem. Learn about conditioning to compute expectation and probability.
  • Introduce reliability for systems in series and/or parallel. Define failure rate and hazard rate. Fit parametric models to failure data including censored data.
  • Review Poisson and exponential distributions. Define Poisson Processes.
  • Introduce stochastic models. Learn terminology for Markov models, one-step of n-step transition matrices, steady state probabilities and mean first passage time.
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Application Deadlines

  •  08 Jan 2024

    Spring Quarter applications due

  •  01 Apr 2024

    Summer Quarter applications due

  •  08 Jul 2024

    Fall Quarter applications due

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Academic Calendar

  •  12 Dec 2023 – 14 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter final examinations

  •  15 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter graduation

  •  18 Dec 2023 – 05 Jan 2024

    Winter break

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