Linear Regression Modelling
Introduces the core theoretical concepts and practical application issues of the most widely used analysis technique in modern health related research, linear regression modelling.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Medicine and Public Health|
Semester 1 - 2017
(Distance Education - Callaghan)
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Students will learn the fundamental theory behind linear modelling and how this is applied in medical research. The importance of correct specification of the regression model and other model assumptions are explained, along with diagnostic tools for assessing how well the model fits the data. Multiple linear regression is then introduced along with the concepts of confounding, interaction and model building. Correct inference of regression parameters is emphasised throughout the course.
|Timetable||2017 Course Timetables for BIOS6070|