Course: Nonparametric Methods

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Course title Nonparametric Methods
Course code KMA/NEM
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Exercise
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Müller Ivo, RNDr. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1 Uniform distribution on a permutation set. 2 The hypothesis of randomness of H_0, ranks, rank statistics. 3 Rank tests of H_0 against the alternative of two samples with the location shift. 4 Tests of H_0 against other alternatives. 5 The hypothesis of symmetry. The hypothesis of independence.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture
  • Homework for Teaching - 30 hours per semester
  • Attendace - 39 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Exam - 50 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Understanding the construction and application of rank tests and non-parametric methods.
Comprehension Understanding the construction and application of rank tests and non-parametric methods.
Prerequisites
Motivation to learn

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Written exam

the student has to understand the subject
Recommended literature
  • J. Hájek, D. Vorlíčková. (1967). Neparametrické metody. SPN, Praha.
  • J. Hájek, Z. Šidák. (1967). Theory of rank tests. Academia, Praha.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Mathematics and Applications (1) Mathematics courses 3 Summer
Faculty of Science Applied Statistics (2015) Mathematics courses 2 Summer
Faculty of Science Applied Mathematics (2014) Mathematics courses 1 Summer
Faculty of Science Mathematics-Economics of Banking / Insurance Systems (1) Mathematics courses 3 Summer
Faculty of Science Applications of Mathematics in Economy (2015) Mathematics courses 1 Summer