Elements of statistics

MATH0487-2, University of Liège, Fall 2023

Lecturer: Pierre Sacré
Teaching assistants: Antoine Debor, Arnaud Delaunoy, Antoine Evens
Student instructors: ??, ??, ??

When: Tuesdays, 8:15am-10:15am.

Where: check on Celcat.

Communication: Ed Discussion is our primary digital channel for communication about the course. Sign up here: (use your @student.uliege.be email address). If you haven't received a registration email by the first day of the class, send an email to . An announcement about the course organization is waiting for you there.


Back to menu

Schedule and materials

Slides are made available as the semester progresses.

This tentative schedule is subject to change.

Date Classroom Topics
Tue 19/09 B4 A204 Overview [slides]
Introduction [slides]
Models, likelihood, and estimation [slides]
Tue 26/09 B4 A304 Loss functions, bias--variance tradeoff, and asymptotics [slides]
Tue 03/10 B31 Durkheim Exercises 1 [list]
Tue 10/10 B31 Durkheim Point estimation [slides]
Tue 17/10 B31 Durkheim Exercises 2 [list]
Tue 24/10 B31 Durkheim Confidence intervals [slides, podcast]
Tue 31/10 (no class) (no class)
Tue 07/11 B31 Durkheim Exercises 3 [list]
Tue 14/11 B31 Durkheim Regression [slides]
Tue 21/11 B31 Durkheim Exercises 4 [list]
Tue 28/11 B31 Durkheim Hypothesis testing [slides]
Tue 05/12 B31 Durkheim Exercises 5 [list]
Tue 12/11 B31 Durkheim Bayesian statistical inference [slides]
Tue 19/12 B31 Durkheim Exercises 6 [list]

Back to menu

Additional materials

Most relevant books (see on myULiège):

Lecture slides from MATH0062 2022-2023 [slides].

Back to menu


Back to menu