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Statistics (STAT)

School of Mathematics and Statistics Faculty of Science

STAT 4502 [0.5 credit]

Survey Sampling (Honours)

Basic concepts in sampling from finite populations; simple random sampling; stratified sampling; choice of sampling unit; cluster and systematic sampling; introduction to multistage sampling; ratio estimation; sampling with unequal probabilities and with replacement; replicated sampling; related topics.
Prerequisites: i) STAT 2559 or STAT 2509; and ii) either STAT 3559, or a grade of C+ or better in STAT 3509; or permission of the School.
Lectures three hours a week.

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