Course code EIE307

EIE307 Quantitative methods

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Showing course contents for the educational year 2015 - 2016 .

Course responsible: Dag Einar Sommervoll
Teachers: Petter Andreas Næss
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Department of Landscape Architecture and Spatial Planning
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
The course is held in the January block
Course frequency: Årlig
First time: Study year 2015-2016
Preferential right:
Master studentents ILP and M-REIS
Course contents:
The course gives a brief introduction to presentationand analysis of numerical data. Main topicsare regression, stochastic processes, law of largenumber and the central limit theorem.
Learning outcome:
The course provides participants with ways to present and analyze data. In particular,provides insight to choose an apropriate way toanalyze data given a specific research question.
Learning activities:
Lectures and exercises.
Teaching support:
-
Syllabus:
Lecture notes
Prerequisites:
Basic knowledge of EXCEL
Recommended prerequisites:
It is an advantage to know elementary statisticalnotions (as found in Mattespettboka Statistikk (authorDag Einar Sommervoll).
Mandatory activity:
Lectures/exercises
Assessment:
24 hour home exam and final oral exam
Entrance requirements:
Students from ILP
Examiner:
Examination details: Continuous exam: Bestått / Ikke bestått