This course introduces to the Bayesian approach to statistical modeling and further covers on how to formulate and evaluate Bayesian models.
Students will gain the ability to - understand the difference between frequentist statistics and Bayesian approaches - formalize and implement Bayesian models in R/Stan. - evaluate estimated models.
Students are asked to prepare Chapters 2 and 3 of the following book prior to the first course data: Richard McElreath (2016). Statstical Rethinking: A Bayesian Course with Examples in R and Stan. CRC Press.
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