STA302H1: Methods of Data Analysis I

Hours

36L

Introduction to data analysis with a focus on regression. Initial Examination of data. Correlation. Simple and multiple regression models using least squares. Inference for regression parameters, confidence and prediction intervals. Diagnostics and remedial measures. Interactions and dummy variables. Variable selection. Least squares estimation and inference for non-linear regression.

Prerequisite
STA238H1/STA248H1/STA255H1/STA261H1/ECO227Y1/STAB57H3/STA258H5/STA260H5/ECO227Y5; CSC108H1/CSC110Y1/CSC120H1/CSC148H1/CSCA08H3/CSCA20H3/CSCA48H3/CSC108H5/CSC148H5; MAT221H1(70%)/MAT223H1/MAT240H1/MATA22H3/MATA23H3/MAT223H5/MAT240H5
Exclusion
STAC67H3, STA302H5
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)