Statistics II - Syllabus

Embark on a profound academic exploration as you delve into the Statistics II course () within the distinguished Tribhuvan university's CSIT department. Aligned with the 2065 Syllabus, this course (STA-159) seamlessly merges theoretical frameworks with practical sessions, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the subject. Rigorous assessment based on a 60+20+20 marks system, coupled with a challenging passing threshold of , propels students to strive for excellence, fostering a deeper grasp of the course content.

This 3 credit-hour journey unfolds as a holistic learning experience, bridging theory and application. Beyond theoretical comprehension, students actively engage in practical sessions, acquiring valuable skills for real-world scenarios. Immerse yourself in this well-structured course, where each element, from the course description to interactive sessions, is meticulously crafted to shape a well-rounded and insightful academic experience.

Course Synopsis: Concept of Sample Survey and Design, and their applications.
Goal: This course makes students able to understand the concept of Sample Survey and Design, and their applications in the area of Science and Technology.


Sample Survey

Concept of Population and Sample; Needs of Sampling; Censuses and Sample Survey; Basic Concept of Sampling; Organizational Aspect of Sample Survey; Questionnaire Design; Sample Selection and Determination of Sample Size; Sampling and Non Sampling Errors.

Sample Survey Methods

Types of Sampling; Simple Random Sampling with and without Replacement; Stratified Random Sampling; Ratio and Regression Method of Estimation under Simple and Stratified Random Sampling; Systematic Sampling; Cluster Sampling; Multistage Sampling; Probability Proportion to Size Sampling (PPS), Estimation of population total and its Variance

Design of Experiment

Concept of Analysis of Variance (ANOVA), F -Statistic and its Distribution, Linear Model in ANOVA, Analysis of One way, Two Way Classification (1 and m observations per cell) in Fixed Effect Model.

Simple Design

Need for Design of Experiment, Fundamental Principles of Design, Completely Randomized Design (CRD), Randomized Block Design (RBD), Latin Square Design (LSD) and their Analysis; Missing Plot Techniques for RBD and LSD (One Observation Missing Only).

Unit 5: Factorial Design

22, 23 and 32 Designs; Main Effects and Interaction Effects; Confounding in 23 Factorial Design