851303 Advanced statistical methods for wildlife research

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Ortega Menjivar, Lena , Medl, Matthias , Leisch, Friedrich
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


Repeat and advance statistical methods of courses on introduction to statistics.
Additional methods are
Multiple Regression
Logistic Regression
Nonlinear Regression
Tree-based Methods
Principal Component Analysis
Cluster Analysis

Previous knowledge expected

Introduction to statistics; computer basics

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Methods are presented in the lecture part, and subsequently applied in the practical part using the computer software R with the graphical user interface R Commander. The aim of this course is the ability to apply basic modelling techniques to real data sets.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.