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Sobre o curso

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....

Melhores avaliações

GS

31 de ago de 2017

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

16 de out de 2020

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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por Artur A B

21 de ago de 2019

Very useful course, described a basic understanding behind Bayesian theory and sequential updating of posteriors.

por Harsh V D

6 de ago de 2017

A very well designed and productive course for anyone looking to brush up his/her concepts on Bayesian Statistics

por Andrew N

22 de out de 2016

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The course is extremely well presented and the difficulty level of the excercises is perfect.

por Stephen

17 de mar de 2019

A very nice introduction to Bayesian Statistics in a couple of hours. The course is quite intuitive and concise.

por Travis M

27 de dez de 2020

4.6 Stars. Thank you Dr. Lee for taking the time to provide this class for the World for free, I learned a lot.

por Erkan

17 de dez de 2019

A very nice brief overview of the concept. Good for beginners and for people who want to refresh their memory.

por Maojie T

2 de dez de 2019

A good course, even it's not very deep, it still can teach people something fresh and comprehensive knowledge.

por Adam B

4 de jun de 2017

Great course as an introduction to Bayesian Statistics. Interesting material and the pace was very reasonable.

por Zoylo M R

24 de jun de 2021

It was an excellent course, I understood Bayesian statistics and will continue to delve into this vast field.

por Mrinal

4 de ago de 2020

Excellent material, examples, and quizzes. Does not trade technicality for practicality, both being abundant.

por NoneLand

6 de fev de 2018

Very good! Going through this course, one would get basic idea about Bayesian Statistics and conjugate prior.

por Huang h

23 de mai de 2017

A Good Introduction to Bayesian Statistics. I always get quick response after I post a question on the forum.

por Satish N

23 de ago de 2020

Very Good Course. It is decently paced and comprehensive enough to get you started with Bayesian Statistics.

por Soonkyo J

18 de fev de 2018

The coolest part of this lecture is mathematical explanation of concepts, especially about conjugate priors.

por Gowri T

5 de fev de 2020

I liked the quizzes, detailed feedback. The lectures were a bit hurried, but a lot of good content in them.

por matthew

30 de jul de 2017

I strongly recommend this course. Clear structure and insightful questions. Thanks for instructor's inputs.

por Alexander O

15 de jun de 2021

G​reat course! Requires some background mathematical knowledge, but balances theory with application well.

por Natsuko N

30 de jun de 2020

I got a lot familiar with Bayesian concepts and how to analyze and interpret the data. Thank you so much!

por KUMAR G

11 de fev de 2020

This course has well structured content. Quizzes are also designed in sync with the course. Enjoyed it!!!

por Sheng J V A

13 de dez de 2018

The bite-sized arrangement of individual videos are very conducive for learning and self internalisation.

por Adriano M Y

1 de ago de 2021

G​reat introduction course to Bayesian Statistics. The content is well explained and very interesting!

por Soren J

21 de jan de 2020

Excellent course. More R examples. Looking forward to see a course on pymc3 or Tensorflow probability.

por Xiao W

8 de abr de 2019

This is an excellent course but you will need background in calculus and some statistics to begin with

por Ingrid S

19 de jul de 2021

G​reat to have many quizzes dispersed throughout the material, and small questions during the videos.

por Om K

8 de mai de 2022

One of the courses I have ever attended. Brief and just the right amount of materials and contents.