8.3372 Bayesian Data Analysis & Cognitive Modeling


Type Language Semester Credits Hours Room Time Term Year
S e 5 8 4 Di 10-12, Do 10-12 W 2018
BSc: optional compulsory (Wahlpflichtbereich)
BSc examination field: Cognitive Psychology (KOGW-WPM-KNP)
MSc: Major subject
MSc major: Cognitive Psychology
Cognitive Science Doctorate Programme


Prerequisites: Einführung in die Statistik, Informatik A

The course introduces main ideas and tools of Bayesian data analysis. We will compare standard and Bayesian approaches to statistical inference. We will also look at Bayesian inference and model comparison for special-purpose cognitive models (with a focus on general cognition and psycholinguistics).

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