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課程概述

This course introduces the Bayesian approach to statistics, starting with the concept of probability and moving to the analysis of data. We will learn about the philosophy of the Bayesian approach as well as how to implement it for common types of data. We will compare the Bayesian approach to the more commonly-taught Frequentist approach, and see some of the benefits of the Bayesian approach. In particular, the Bayesian approach allows for better accounting of uncertainty, results that have more intuitive and interpretable meaning, and more explicit statements of assumptions. This course combines lecture videos, computer demonstrations, readings, exercises, and discussion boards to create an active learning experience. For computing, you have the choice of using Microsoft Excel or the open-source, freely available statistical package R, with equivalent content for both options. The lectures provide some of the basic mathematical development as well as explanations of philosophy and interpretation. Completion of this course will give you an understanding of the concepts of the Bayesian approach, understanding the key differences between Bayesian and Frequentist approaches, and the ability to do basic data analyses....

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GS
2017年8月31日

Good intro to Bayesian Statistics. Covers the basic concepts. Workload is reasonable and quizzes/exercises are helpful. Could include more exercises and additional backgroung/future reading materials.

JB
2020年10月16日

An excellent course with some good hands on exercises in both R and excel. Not for the faint of heart mathematically speaking, assumes a competent understanding of statistics and probability going in

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創建者 Vinod M

2021年4月26日

Week 4 explanations are just theoretical where professor is literally not giving any intuition and rushing through the concepts with equations which did not make any sense to me. Till week 3 I could kind follow. I did this course with the intend of giving a based for Machine Learning study and I am an thoroughly disappointed the way it ended up.

創建者 Dennis R

2020年12月31日

Good content. However, way of presentation is not very engaging. Presenter's voice very monotonous and free of any engagement. In my opinion, scribbling formulas to the board does not make a helpful learning experience.

創建者 Marshall

2021年6月17日

A pretty standard "college-like" course with many definitions and derivations that do not help with conceptual understanding of the material. There are better tutorial/explanation videos on YouTube.

創建者 Bole K

2021年6月23日

U​nsuficient explanation.

Lecturer just writes formulas without trying to explain background concepts. It is like reading a book of statistics. No way that most of the students will understand it.

創建者 Jorge P

2017年2月2日

Some matters were just given formulas and there was a lack of practice. The course should cover less materials or be longer to be effective in teaching.

創建者 Brett B

2020年9月7日

Disappointing. Hard to follow, as concepts are not fully explained or linked. Steps in equations are often skipped without notice.

創建者 Mehrdad P

2019年7月3日

it was an okay course, I liked that they used R occasionally in the course, but I did not like how the concepts were discussed

創建者 Fabian K

2017年5月1日

Not very much in depth and does not offer complete lecture notes, which are necessary for answering the quizzes...

創建者 HEMLATA J

2020年8月29日

Dear Sir, My assignment Quizzes are locked and i am not able to unlock that. Kindly unlock it and help me out.

創建者 Mario R H

2020年7月12日

Materials could be more "worked". Blackboard Classes does not explain all what they should.

創建者 Nick T

2020年6月22日

Ok overview, but not detailed enough to get a thorough understanding

創建者 AliAkbar G

2020年8月16日

I don't learn new things. It wasn't as good as I expected.

創建者 Sina A N

2019年11月27日

I would have given this course a zero rating if I could have. The worst online course I had so far. There is no intuition of the subject provided. The instructor just looks like reading from a text (like a robot) and write some equations without enough explanation. There are many Youtube videos available for free that explain concepts way much better than what is available here. Don't waste your time. Reading a book and watching those Youtube videos would help you more.

創建者 Voo T V

2017年1月29日

I have studied some Bayesian Statistics before. I feel like the materials itself is not sufficient for entry level, and will actually confuse some of the learners. Anyway, this is just my two cents. :)

創建者 Rahul R

2020年9月22日

Instructor hardly spends time in discussing the concepts. Too much focused on example but without context it does not help.

創建者 Angelos R

2020年3月20日

The teacher has diminished educational qualifications. The topics are simply outlined without further elaboration.

創建者 Caroline C

2021年1月17日

I needed to rely on other youtube videos explaining these concepts to progress in this course

創建者 Nguyen T P V

2020年5月4日

I can not complete the course since the quality of the video is very bad

創建者 Stan M

2021年2月15日

dropped