Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: G2 (First level). Language of instruction: The course might be given in English. FMS072 overlap following cours/es: MAS209. Optional for: D4, E4ss, F4, F4rs, M4, MWIR2, N4, Pi4bm, V4. Course coordinator: Anna Lindgren, Director of studies,, Matematisk statistik. Recommended prerequisits: Basic mathematical statistics and Matlab. The course might be cancelled if the numer of applicants is less than 16. Assessment: Written reports as well as compulsory and active participation in the seminars. Further information: The course is also given at the faculty of science with the code MAS209. The course will next appear in the fall of 2008. Home page:

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Simple design with fixed and random effects. Simultaneous confidence intervals. Requirements for analysis of variance: transformations, model validation, residual analysis. Factorial design with fixed, random, and mixed effects. Additivity and interaction. Complete and incomplete designs. Randomised block designs, Latin squares and confounding. Regression and analysis of covariance.

Montgomery, D.C: Design and Analysis of Experiments, 5th edition. Wiley 2001.