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This course introduces the Bayesian approach to statistics, starting with the concept of probability and moving to the analysis of data. We will learn about the philosophy of the Bayesian approach as well as how to implement it for common types of data. We will compare the Bayesian approach to the more commonly-taught Frequentist approach, and see some of the benefits of the Bayesian approach. In particular, the Bayesian approach allows for better accounting of uncertainty, results that have more intuitive and interpretable meaning, and more explicit statements of assumptions. This course combines lecture videos, computer demonstrations, readings, exercises, and discussion boards to create an active learning experience. For computing, you have the choice of using Microsoft Excel or the open-source, freely available statistical package R, with equivalent content for both options. The lectures provide some of the basic mathematical development as well as explanations of philosophy and interpretation. Completion of this course will give you an understanding of the concepts of the Bayesian approach, understanding the key differences between Bayesian and Frequentist approaches, and the ability to do basic data analyses....

Sep 01, 2017

Good intro to Bayesian Statistics. Covers the basic concepts. Workload is reasonable and quizzes/exercises are helpful. Could include more exercises and additional backgroung/future reading materials.

Jun 27, 2018

Great course. The content moves at a nice pace and the videos are really good to follow. The Quizzes are also set at a good level. You can't pass this course unless you have understood the material.

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创建者 Hager A I M

•Mar 25, 2019

Very informative and informative

创建者 raymonsahib

•Dec 24, 2018

Great introduction for beginners

创建者 Valeth

•Dec 13, 2018

The bite-sized arrangement of individual videos are very conducive for learning and self internalisation.

创建者 Deepanshu P

•Apr 02, 2019

Very well structured and informative content. Also the delivery of content is amazing.

创建者 Xinyi J

•Apr 08, 2019

Great!

创建者 Xiao W

•Apr 08, 2019

This is an excellent course but you will need background in calculus and some statistics to begin with

创建者 Fabian S

•Feb 17, 2019

A great introduction to Bayesian Statistics. For some of the Quiz questions, it would have been helpful to get an error warning in case one might had accidentally used a comma instead of a dot notation.

创建者 Ayush T

•Feb 18, 2019

It's really a good course for Bayesian Statistics. Exercises are designed in such a way that they can't be passed if you've not understood the topic completely. The workload is manageable and the course content is really well organized.

创建者 Brian K

•Feb 19, 2019

Great introduction to Bayesian statistics. Very helpful for me, especially for understanding some of the times when priors might be useful, and how they can aid me.

创建者 Yiwen

•Jan 25, 2019

The course if very informative but some previous knowledge and understanding of basic statistics (e.g., distributions) is recommended to fully grasp the concepts delivered through the course.

创建者 Binghao L

•Apr 12, 2019

nice course

创建者 Mark C

•May 12, 2018

The presentation was excellent. The quizzes were reasonable. This was a good use of my time.

创建者 Bilal A

•Feb 07, 2017

Really great, from basic to advance.

创建者 Mark S

•Feb 08, 2017

I found this course to be really useful. It did progress through the math a bit quickly for my liking, but it was paced very appropriately and the discussion forums were helpful. Excellent examples are contained and I loved how both R and Excel modules were leveraged. Looking forward to seeing more Bayesian courses on Coursera in the future.

创建者 John G

•Oct 30, 2017

Prof Lee derived the formulas in an upbeat way, which helped me learn. I'd suggest putting the actual lectures into pdf for later reference, like is done for supplementary material. Homework assignments were challenging and educational. You might suggest a review of prob distributions as pre-requisite.

创建者 Pawel P

•Jul 22, 2017

Concepts explained very well, useful and informative examples.

创建者 Michal K

•Oct 24, 2017

Excellent course. For such broad discipline I'm sure it was difficult to choose most important material to fit 4-week course, yet professor did it perfectly. I'd love to see this course in Python, but I guess I can't have everything ;) I'd also love see some examples of using probabilistic programming packages, like Stan or PyMC3 in more real-life problems - I would give 6/5 stars for it!

创建者 JOSE F

•Jan 18, 2018

Great explanations, and great reference material.

创建者 Igor K

•May 29, 2017

Very gentle and at the same time mostly rigorous introduction into the Bayes probability.

创建者 Howard H

•Apr 10, 2018

A very solid introduction to Bayesian Statistics. Lectures were sufficiently detailed and of excellent quality, and the problem sets supported and reinforced the material very well. I look forward to taking part 2 of this sequence.

创建者 Yukio F

•Oct 01, 2017

Excellent course.

创建者 Daniel K O

•Nov 25, 2016

Clear, concise and well presented

创建者 Marius K

•Sep 29, 2016

Great Course! The material is very well presented. Highly recommended.

创建者 shashi r

•Sep 15, 2016

Awesome.