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A CI specifies the range of scores that can be considered plausible estimates of some population parameter. Tuition: $469 (5.0 CEUs) Next three dates: This course will cover the derivation of maximum likelihood estimates, and their properties. At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. Proposals are welcome that advance fundamental knowledge about legal interactions, processes, relations, and diffusions that extend beyond any single nation as well as about how local and national legal institutions, systems, and cultures affect or are affected by transnational or international phenomena.

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