University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Advanced Statistics

This course provides students with knowledge and experience of the principles, theory and practical skills of statistics.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent with a substantial statistics component (equivalent to a Combined Honours degree in statistics and another subject at the University of Glasgow).

Course modules

Advanced bayesian methods; bayesian statistics; biostatistics; computational inference; data analysis; design of statistical investigations; environmental statistics; functional data analysis; generalised linear models; introduction to r; multivariate methods; principles of probability and statistics; professional skills; sampling and databases; spatial statistics; statistical data mining; statistical genetics; stochastic processes; time series; data-analysis project (leading to a dissertation).

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,750 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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