142.351 Statistical Methods of Data Analysis
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, UE, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to apply the methods learned in the lecture (142.340) to simulated and real data sets and to analyze the results with repsect to their quality and significance.


Subject of course

Descriptive statistics; elementary introduction to probability; discrete and continuous random variables and their properties; estimation of unknown parameters from random samples; confidence intervals; statistical testing of hypotheses; introduction into Bayesian statistics; testing of hypotheses; linear models and regression.


Teaching methods

Solution of problems on the blackboard and by programs. Python preferred, but not obligatory.


Mode of examination


Additional information

The exercises start on October 22, 2021 and end on January 14, 2022. Attendance of course 142.340 is required. 

Lecture + exercises are in German. However, given enough popular demand, one of the exercise groups may switch to English.

More information and news will be published in TUWEL.




Course dates

Fri13:00 - 14:3022.10.2021 - 14.01.2022 Übungen
Statistical Methods of Data Analysis - Single appointments
Fri22.10.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri29.10.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri05.11.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri12.11.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri19.11.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri26.11.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri03.12.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri10.12.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri17.12.202113:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Fri14.01.202213:00 - 14:30 Übungen
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

see information sheet


Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.08.2021 16:00 27.09.2021 23:59 29.09.2021 13:00

Registration modalities

Registration via TISS, attendance of course 142.340 is required.



For literature and course material see 142.340

Previous knowledge

Mathematics of the first two semesters.


Accompanying courses


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