Undergraduate course

Statistical Methods

  • ECTS credits10
  • Teaching semesterSpring
  • Course codeSTAT111
  • Number of semesters1
  • LanguageNorwegian
  • Resources

Semester of Instruction


Objectives and Content

The course contains methods for testing of hypotheses and construction of confidence intervals based on data. Moreover, an elementary introduction to regression and analysis of variance with multiple comparisons and experimental design is given. Finally, nonparametric methods including the Wilcoxon test is treated. Examples are given from several areas of application.

Learning Outcomes

This course gives an introduction to statistical methods and will be well suited to students of science. Together with STAT110 it is a natural unit in statistics.

Recommended Previous Knowledge


Compulsory Assignments and Attendance


Forms of Assessment

Written examination: 5 hours.

Examination support materials: Non- programmable calculator, according to model listed in faculty regulations

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.

Subject Overlap


Exam information