This unit is designed to extend the knowledge of statistical data analysis. It builds on the concepts of regression and ANOVA introduced in Data Handling & Statistics 1 and introduces analyses using multiple explanatory variables, mixed-effects models and generalized linear models (GLMs, such as logistic regression. Students will become proficient in the use of a contemporary statistical package R, the interpretation of its output and reporting of statistical analyses to statisticians and to general public. Students will be able to evaluate the appropriateness of experimental designs and statistical methods and suggest changes to designs and analysis.
If studying this unit off-campus, please note there is a need to attend either the Cradle Coast, Launceston or Hobart campus for a test held in week 13 of semester.
|Unit name||Data Handling and Statistics 2|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Natural Sciences
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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- KMA153 or KMA154 or JEE104
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2x 1 hr face-to-face lectures, 2x1-hr computer lab sessions weekly.
2 in-class tests (50%), Projects (30%), Quizzes (15%), Class participation/computer labs (5%).
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