Academic Catalog


Course Code: 2460412
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(3-2)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Statistics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
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Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 2460291 , 2460363
The course set above should be completed before taking STAT412 STATISTICAL DATA ANALYSIS .

Course Content

Types of data. Graphical and tabular represantation of data. Approaches to finding the unexpected in data. Exploratory data analyses for large and high-dimensional data. Analysis of categorical data. Elements of robust estimation. Handling missing data. Smoothing methods. Classification and Clustering applications, Application of Principle Component Analysis and Factor analysis, Use of regression trees for claasification and prediction.