About the course

The purpose of the course is that the student develops knowledge and gain basic skills in statistical models in order to handle the stochastic variations and also be familiar with some data analysis methodologies, which are based on probability theory, for instance, parameter estimate, correlation and regression analysis, hypothesis testing.

Course content

Entry requirements and selection

Entry requirements

The equivalent of English 6 in Swedish secondary school.

Pass in following course: MA209A: Analysis A and Linear Algebra, 15 credits or alternatively at least 15 credits from MA301A: Calculus with Applications and MA300A: Linear Algebra with Applications.


University credits completed 100%

Course literature

Course evaluation

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