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Activity Number: 457
Type: Roundtables
Date/Time: Wednesday, August 3, 2016 : 7:00 AM to 8:15 AM
Sponsor: Section on Statistical Education
Abstract #318817
Title: Teaching Bayesian Statistics to Undergraduates
Author(s): Jeffrey Witmer*
Companies: Oberlin College
Keywords: education ; Bayes

Students should be exposed to Bayesian reasoning. This can be done at the undergraduate level in at least two ways: (1) including a unit on Bayes in a traditional course or (2) offering a Bayesian course. We'll discuss these options.

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