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Computational Statistics for Physics

Credit 0.125 EFTSL
ICRAR Node University of Western Australia
Unit Code Enrol at UWA in PHYS5513
Offering Semester 2
Content This unit will teach the basics of statistical methods and numerical tools used in observational and theoretical astrophysics. It will use the statistical programming language R with occasional brief excursions into other software. Prerequisites are a bachelor level in physics or mathematics and familiarity with coding.
Learning Outcomes
Assessment Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) assignments and projects and (2) final examination. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.

Unit Coordinator(s) Danail Obreschkow and Aaron Robotham