STA437H1: Methods for Multivariate Data

Hours: 
24L/12P

Practical techniques for the analysis of multivariate data; fundamental methods of data reduction with an introduction to underlying distribution theory; basic estimation and hypothesis testing for multivariate means and variances; regression coefficients; principal components and partial, multiple and canonical correlations; multivariate analysis of variance; profile analysis and curve fitting for repeated measurements; classification and the linear discriminant function.

Prerequisite: 

STA302H1/​ STA352Y1/​STAC67H3/STA302H5 ( MAT224H1/​ MAT247H1 recommended)

Exclusion: 

STAD37H3, STA437H5

Recommended Preparation: 

MAT223H1/​ MAT240H1/​

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