Internal Assessment - TBA
Assignments give you practice in analysing data and presenting results in a written report. You will be expected to use SAS for analysis. The assignments provide an opportunity for you to learn not only statistical modeling techniques, but to develop your scientific writing skills.
The STAT463 course includes a project report and a presentation on a method not covered in the course.
Hastie T, Tibshirani R, Friedman J. The Elements of Statistical Learning: Data Mining, Inference and Prediction (2001 or 2009) Springer, Ch 1-7 Johnson, R.A. and Wichern, D.W. (2002). Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis. Fifth Edition. Prentice Hall.
Everitt, B. and Dunn, G. (2001). Applied Multivariate Data Analysis. Second Edition. Hodder Arnold.
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