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Regression Analysis, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 5 days
    Duration
University rank #70 (WUR) ,
This intermediate level course aims at providing theoretical and practical training for epidemiologists, clinicians and other professionals of related health disciplines in statistical modeling with particular emphasis on straight line linear and multiple regression.

About

The Regression Analysis course is offered by Erasmus University Rotterdam. 

Objectives:
  • Students will learn the fundamental methods of statistical regression modeling for continuous response variables.
  • Students will learn how to build and interpret a variety of multiple regression models, including models with continuous, nominal/ indicator, and polynomial explanatory regressor variables.
  • Students will become familiar with outlier and collinearity diagnotics to refine models, as well as statistical software packages for computing multiple regression models.

The following texts (book) will be used: Applied Regression Analysis and Other Multivariable Methods by Kleinbaum, Kupper, Muller and Nizam.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 5 days
  • Credits
    1 ECTS
    1.4 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Included topics are: 

  • review of straight line regression and correlation
  • ANOVA for straight line regression
  • appropriateness of straight line model
  • polynomial regression
  • multiple regression analysis
  • partial F-test

Lecturers

Brian Marx

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites
  • Course Introduction to Data-analysis (ESP03) or equivalent knowledge.

Participant profile

  • Epidemiologists, clinicians and other professionals of related health disciplines, who are looking for theoretical and practical training in statistical modeling with particular emphasis on straight line linear and multiple regression.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1410 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1410 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 5 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1410 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1410 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 5 days.
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Living costs for Rotterdam

  • 760 - 1270 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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