Statistics 512

Applied Regression Analysis

Fall 2016, Sections 9 & 10

Instructor: Chong Gu
Classes: 11:30-12:20 & 12:30-1:20 MWF, REC 113.
Office Hours: 1:30-2:30 MWF, HAAS 170, or by appointment.
SAS Help Sessions: 6:30-8:30pm W, BRNG B286.
Course outline
Among topics to be covered are simple and multiple regression, analysis of variance, analysis of covariance, diagnostics, etc. The emphasis is placed on selected practical tools using SAS rather than on the mathematical manipulations.
Textbook
References
Assignments
You are encouraged to discuss with each other on the assignments, but do try your best to understand the materials.
Exams and quizzes
All exams and quizzes are open-book and open-notes. Do bring a calculator that works.
Project
The course has an "embedded oral communication" component, for which we will have group projects (10%) involving data analysis, report writing, and in-class presentation.
Calendar
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Lecture slides
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Solution keys
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