- Code STAT7030
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Rsch Sch of Finance, Actuarial Studies & App Stats
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Statistics
- Areas of interest Actuarial Studies, Statistics
This course is intended to introduce students to generalised linear modelling methods, with emphasis on, but not limited to, common methods for analyzing categorical data. Topics covered include a review of multiple linear regression and the analysis of variance, log-linear models for contingency tables, logistic regression for binary response data, Poisson regression, model selection and model checking, mixed effects models and some additional topics to be agreed with students.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students should have the
knowledge and skills to:
1. Explain in detail the role of generalised linear modelling techniques (GLMs) in modern applied statistics and implement methodology.
2. Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the underlying assumptions for GLMs and perform diagnostic checks; appreciate potential problems.
3. Perform statistical analysis using statistical software in addition to learning the
underlying theory and methodologies.
4. Achieve a higher working-level understanding of the statistical techniques used
(beyond ideas and processes involved).
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- Mid semester exam (1 hour) 20%
- Final exam (3 hours) 80%
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Students taking this course are expected to commit at least 12 hours a week to completing the work.
This will include:
Attendance at 3 lectures per week and 1 tutorial plus an occasional additional topics lecture.
8 or more hours of private study including time spend reviewing the course materials and completing computing, tutorial work and assignments.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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- Unit value:
- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7737||18 Jul 2016||29 Jul 2016||31 Aug 2016||28 Oct 2016||In Person||N/A|