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/​ CSC120H1/​ CSC121H1/​ CSC148H1/​CSCA08H3/CSCA48H3/CSC108H5/CSC148H5; MAT221H1(70%)/ MAT223H1/​ MAT240H1/​MATA23H3/MAT223H5/MAT240H5

Exclusion: 

STAC67H3, STA302H5

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)