Computational Statistics for Physics
|ICRAR Node||University of Western Australia|
|Unit Code||Enrol at UWA in PHYS5513|
|UWA Handbook||PHYS5513 for the most up-to-date information|
|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.|
|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|