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Promoting TestEd to our students and staff

A message from Vice-Principal Colm Harmon to new and returning students about the new opportunity to take part in TestEd, a less invasive method of testing for Covid.

From  Maria Mcmahon on August 31st, 2021 0 likes 568 plays 0  

Guide to manual accessibility testing

Accessibility August - Web Publishers Community Session. Lots of people are using automated accessibility testing but not everyone knows the importance of carrying out manual testing as well. Viki…

From  Bruce Darby on August 31st, 2021 2 likes 3 plays 0  

The Great Medico-Legal Legal Debate 2016: The Right to Know

Should parents have access to all information produced by whole genome sequencing prior to birth? The Mason Institute hosted its third annual intramural student debate with students from the…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Edinburgh Visiting Fellows - Questions of Consent and Property in Posthumous Paternity Cases

The Edinburgh Law School has a robust Visiting Scholars programme, which brings leading legal, socio-legal and criminological scholars from around the world to participate in the research activities…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

EWEC Proposal

IDCORE Dragon's Den style competition. Entry for team EWEC.

From  Callum Trevor Turnbull on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

UK-APASI in Mathematical Sciences: Jasmina Panovska-Griffiths (Lecture 4)

Subtitles will be added soon. Tuesday 23 February 2021 UK-APASI in Mathematical Sciences Jasmina Panovska-Griffiths - Statistical analysis to identify risks groups of COVID-19 and to explore…

From  Liam Holligan on February 23rd, 2021 0 likes 14 plays 0  

UK-APASI in Mathematical Sciences: Jasmina Panovska-Griffiths (Lecture 2)

Subtitles will be added soon. Monday 22 February 2021 UK-APASI in Mathematical Sciences Jasmina Panovska-Griffiths - Statistical analysis to identify risks groups of COVID-19 and to explore…

From  Liam Holligan on February 22nd, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

FDS-S2-03-1-4 Issues in A/B testing

We discuss the issue of statistical versus practical significance, think a little about the ethics of A/B testing, and situate A/B testing in the wider class of statistical inference from 2 samples.

From  David Sterratt on January 28th, 2021 0 likes 153 plays 0  

FDS-S2-03-1-2 Increasing certainty in A/B testing

We look at how to obtain more precise and estimates in A/B testing - and how to avoid some pitfalls.

From  David Sterratt on January 28th, 2021 0 likes 166 plays 0  

FDS-S2-03-1-1 principle of A/B testing

We explain the principle of A/B testing, and how to derive confidence intervals for the difference in population proportions using the bootstrap.

From  David Sterratt on January 28th, 2021 0 likes 202 plays 0  

FDS-S2-02-4 Issues in hypothesis testing

We consider 3 issues in hypothesis testing: Type I and Type II errors; cherry-picking, p-value hacking etc., and a short discussion about the possibility that hypothesis-driven research can hinder…

From  David Sterratt on January 18th, 2021 0 likes 157 plays 0  

FDS-S2-02-1-1 Principle of hypothesis testing

We introduce the principle of hypothesis testing

From  David Sterratt on January 18th, 2021 0 likes 260 plays 0  

IDS - Week 10 - 04 - AE - The Office, Part 2

Predicting IMDB ratings of The Office episodes. Part 2 of 2: Modeling, cross validation, and model selection.

From  Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel on November 23rd, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

IDS - Week 10 - 02 - Cross validation

Cross validation for evaluating model performance and RMSE

From  Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel on November 23rd, 2020 0 likes 29 plays 0  

IDS - Week 09 - 04 - Feature engineering

Feature engineering with recipes and fitting models with workflows

From  Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel on November 16th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

IDS - Week 09 - 03 - Prediction and overfitting

Making predictions based on models and splitting data into training and testing sets to avoid overfitting

From  Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel on November 16th, 2020 0 likes 29 plays 0