Nonparametric Statistics

Some tests based on the binomial distribution (the sign test, McNemar test, Cox and Stuart test). Some methods based on ranks (The Wilcoxon signed ranks test, Wilcoxon-Mann-Whitney test, Kruskal-Wallis test, Friedman test). A test for equal variances. Measures of rank correlation (Spearman’s Rho, Kendall’s Tau). Tests for Families of Distributions. Nonparametric Linear regression methods. Contingency tables.

Division: Statistics, Probability and Operational Research
Program of Studies:
Undergraduate Studies
Semester: H
Hours per week (Lec/Tut/L): 2/2/0
Code: ST463
Course type: Elective
Erasmus students: Yes