Excerpt from course description

Preparatory course in Mathematics for Statistics and Data Analytics


We review central mathematical concepts that are especially relevant for statistics at the master level.

At the start of autumn semester, the course will be given for students in MSc in Business Analytics.

At the start of spring semester, the course will be given for MSc in Business students taking GRA 6036 Data Analytics with Programming. This applies to the following majors:

  • Accounting and Business Control
  • Leadership and Change
  • Logistics and Supply Change Management
  • Marketing
  • Strategy

Students in other programmes are also welcome to join. 

Course content

The course reviews the mathematical prerequisites required to understand applied statistics at the level of multiple linear regression.


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