MATH1712 — Probability and Statistics II

This page contains information, electronic copies of the handouts, and data sets for the MATH1712 module.


The following links provide pdf copies of the handouts from the lectures.

Lecture Notes

While I strongly recommend that you take notes of what I say and write in lectures, I also make a typed version of my notes available here. These notes are updated continuously as term progresses, and new versions will be uploaded regularly.

I have split out all advice about using R into a separate document:


Before and during the module I asked the students (and sometimes the tutors) to fill in different questionnaires. Here are the results:


There are many introductions to basic statistic available, both online and in the form of published text books. A selection of text books about basic statistic which can be found in our libraries is listed below.