ST6201 - Statistical Methods


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 4 hours C

Course content

This course is equivalent to ST1201, adapted to further education. Point estimation, interval estimation and hypothesis testing for one- and two-sample normal data based on t, chi square and F distributions. Hypothesis testing in binomial models. Simple linear regression and analysis of variance for normal data. Goodness of fit and non-parametric tests.

Learning outcome

1. Knowledge. The student has a good knowledge about point estimation, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing, inference for one- and two-sample normal and for binomial models. The student also has a good knowledge about simple linear regression, analysis of variance and some nonparametric tests. 2. Skills. The student can recognise and analyse data from standard statistical situations. The student is able to discuss more complicated situations. Some use of statistical software.

Learning methods and activities

Exercises and gatherings. Written final examination is the basis for the grade awarded in the course. Part of the teaching may be given in English.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises

Further on evaluation

The re-sit examination may be given as an oral examination.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:

Course materials

Will be announced at the start of the course.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
ST1201 7.5
ST0201 7.5 AUTUMN 2007
ST0202 3.7 AUTUMN 2008
TMA4240 3.7 AUTUMN 2008
TMA4245 3.7 AUTUMN 2008
ST0103 3.7 AUTUMN 2009
More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Further education, lower degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Statistics
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Mathematical Sciences

Department with administrative responsibility
Pro-Rector for Education


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam (1) 100/100 C 2023-12-06 15:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
SL410 orange sone Sluppenvegen 14 1
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
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