BIOSTATS 6006EX - Linear Models
|Restriction:||Available to Grad Cert, Grad Dip, M Biostatistics students. Check with School for Non-Award Study.|
|Available for Study Abroad and Exchange:||No|
|Available for Non-Award Study:||Check with School|
|Pre-Requisite:||BIOSTATS 6000EX, BIOSTATS 6001EX & BIOSTATS 6003EX|
|Assessment:||Five written assignments (30%, 35%, 10%, 20%, 5%)|
The aim of this course is to enable students to apply methods based on linear models to biostatistical data analysis, with proper attention to underlying assumptions and a major emphasis on the practical interpretation and communication of results. The content includes: the method of least squares; regression models and related statistical inference; flexible nonparametric regression; analysis of covariance to adjust for confounding; multiple regression with matrix algebra; model construction and interpretation (use of dummy variables, parameterisation, interaction and transformations); model checking and diagnostics; regression to the mean; handling of baseline values; the analysis of variance; variance components and random effects.
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* This course is not normally offered to international students studying within Australia.
Course OutlineA Course Outline which includes Learning Outcomes, Learning Resources, Learning & Teaching for this course may be accessed here
|Term||Last Day to Add Online||Census Date||Last Day to WNF||Last Day to WF|
|Semester 1||Mon 16/03/2020||Thu 26/03/2020||Fri 12/06/2020||Not Available|
|Enrolment Class: Independent Study|
|15698||01EX||20||11||No details available|