Fall 2015

Spatial Statistics

Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as STAT-265

Moodle site: Course


Eunice J. Kim (Section 01)


This course is an intermediate applied statistics course that builds on the statistical concepts introduced in STAT 111 or STAT 135 and data analysis methods introduced in 200-level statistics courses. It will focus on the analysis and mapping of environmental and social data in a spatial context, including continuous process data and point process data. Other topics include descriptive and inferential techniques used in quantitative geographic analysis, parametric and nonparametric analyses, model assessment, and visualization. Students will build computing skills and use R for data display, modeling, and communication. Two class meetings per week, 80 minutes each.

Requisite: Previous 200-level statistics coursework, or any 2 courses in statistics, or permission of the instructor. Limited to 24 students. Fall semester. Visiting Professor Kim.

If Overenrolled: Preference will be given to STAT majors

Cost: 140 ?


2017-18: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Fall 2015