SDS 387 SDS 387. Linear Models. 3 Hours.
An exploration of practical applications of the projection approach to linear models, building from a review of essential linear algebra concepts to the theory of linear models from a projection-based perspective. Introduction to Bayesian ideas. Additional topics include analysis of variance, generalized linear models, and variable selection techniques. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Statistics and Data Sciences 387 and Statistics and Scientific Computation 387 may not both be counted. Prerequisite: Graduate standing; Economics 392M (Topic 19: Probability and Statistics), Statistics and Data Sciences 384 (or Statistics and Scientific Computation 384), or the equivalent; and basic coding skills in R, Matlab, or Stata.