University of Technology Sydney

37252 Regression and Linear Models

6cp; 4hpw: 2hpw (lecture), 2hpw (PC laboratory)
Requisite(s): 35151c Introduction to Statistics OR 33116 Design, Data, and Decisions OR 33230 Mathematics 2 OR 33290 Statistics and Mathematics for Science OR 26134 Business Statistics OR 37151c Introduction to Statistics OR 68103 Mathematics for Secondary Education Statistics
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These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 35353 Regression Analysis


Regression analysis provides a way to model the relations among a set of quantitative variables. This subject focuses on the most common situation of one response variable and several explanatory variables, a situation encountered in many areas in science, engineering, medicine and business. Models for several explanatory variables are developed and tested, and ways for deciding which of a set of variables give the best model are developed.

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Spring session, City campus

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