Statistical Methods in MATLAB

This two-day course provides hands-on experience for performing statistical data analysis with MATLAB® and Statistics and Machine Learning Toolbox. Examples and exercises demonstrate the use of appropriate MATLAB and Statistics and Machine Learning Toolbox functionality throughout the analysis process; from importing and organising data, to exploratory analysis, to confirmatory analysis and simulation.

Topics include:

  • Managing data
  • Calculating summary statistics
  • Visualising data
  • Fitting distributions
  • Performing tests of significance
  • Performing analysis of variance
  • Fitting regression models
  • Reducing data sets
  • Generating random numbers and performing simulations

Prerequisites: MATLAB Fundamentals or MATLAB for Financial Applications

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“I work with models more specifically regression models and the tools or skills I have learnt will enable me to better judge them” –  Xolani Nkosi, Senior Manager at African Bank.