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Faculty of Mathematics


The courses in statistics form a coherent Masters-level course in statistics, covering theoretical statistics, applied statistics and applications. You may take all of them, or a subset of them. Core courses are Modern Statistical Methods and Applied Statistics in the Michaelmas Term.

Please read this Introduction and pre-requisites for the statistics courses as well as the detailed course descriptions below.

Title Examinable Term Number of Lectures
Modern Statistical Methods Part III Examinable Michaelmas 24
Topics in Statistical Theory Part III Examinable Michaelmas 16
Astrostatistics Part III Examinable Lent 24
Biostatistics Part III Examinable Michaelmas + Lent 12 + 12
Bayesian Modelling and Computation Part III Examinable Lent 24
Statistical Learning in Practice Part III Examinable Lent 12 + 12