Statistical methods in environmental studies

A.A. 2020/2021
6
Crediti massimi
64
Ore totali
SSD
MED/01 SECS-P/05
Lingua
Inglese
Obiettivi formativi
This course provides a broad overview of statistical methods and space-time data analysis frequently used in environmental science and studies. The topics covered in this course aim to provide you with the foundation and tools needed to empirically evaluate data
Risultati apprendimento attesi
At the end of the course the student must be able to perform autonomously statistical analyses of environmental data, often having a space and/or time structure. The student must also be able to produce effective reports of the analysis.
Programma e organizzazione didattica

Edizione unica

Responsabile
Periodo
Secondo semestre
In case of lockdown, synchronous recorded lecture will be available online
Programma
Environmental Sampling.
Models for Data (Statistical Models, Discrete Distributions, Continuous Distributions)
Regression-type models and methods.
Panel data analysis.
Time Series Analysis.
Spatial-Data Analysis (Point Patterns, Correlation between Variables in Space, Kriging)
Prerequisiti
Prerequisites for this course include a good knowledge of the mathematical tools presented in Calculus I, Linear Algebra and Basic Statistics courses
Metodi didattici
Face-to-face lectures, tutorials
Materiale di riferimento
V. Barnett, Environmental Statistics. Methods and Applications. Wiley, 2004.
Hill, Griffiths, Lim Principles of Econometrics. John Wiley & Sons, Inc
Lecture Notes
Modalità di verifica dell’apprendimento e criteri di valutazione
Written Exam
MED/01 - STATISTICA MEDICA - CFU: 0
SECS-P/05 - ECONOMETRIA - CFU: 0
Esercitazioni: 32 ore
Lezioni: 32 ore
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