Statistics 135 - Statistical Computing Software

Instructor: Mark Irwin
Office: Science Center 611
Phone: 617-495-5617
Lectures: Monday, Wednesday, Friday , 10:00 - 11:00, Sever 102
Office Hours: Monday 1:00 - 2:00, Thursday 2:00 - 3:00, or by appointment.
Syllabus: PDF version of the syllabus

Teaching Fellow: Darin McGill

Sections: Monday 11:00 - 12:00, Wednesday 9:00 - 10:00, Science Center B09

Course Description

An introduction to major statistics packages used in academics and industry (S-Plus/R, SAS). Will discuss data entry and manipulation, implementing standard analyses and graphics, exploratory data analysis, simulation based methods, computationally intensive statisticals methods, and programming new methods. Other packages may be discussed as time allows (LaTeX, Matlab most probable).


Final Exam

The materials needed for the final exam are available on the Exams page of the web site. The exam is due (in my mailbox) at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 13th.

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Department of Statistics
Harvard University
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