Statistics II for IB

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBB682B05
Vaknaam Statistics II for IB
Niveau(s) bachelor, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Statistics II for IB
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course, students are able to:
1. Formulate a research question about relationships between a large set of variables
2. Create an econometric model that can lead to the answer of the research question
3. Analyse multivariate data on the basis of the properties of the data using the most appropriate technique
4. Perform model parameter estimation and testing with SPSS
5. Interpret the results of parameter estimation and testing by SPSS to answer the research question
Omschrijving The purpose of this course is to introduce students to advanced statistical techniques for the analysis of data in business applications. The course provides students with a background in multivariate statistics that will enable them to apply statistical techniques in real world problems where several variables and their interrelations are important. Several multivariate techniques will be taught: nonparametric tests, multiple regression analysis, ANOVA and time series analysis.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges, practica
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), presentatie(s), schriftelijk tentamen
(group assignment(s), group presentation(s), written exam with multiple choice questions, 10% of the final grade will be based on attendance.)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator O. Rétallér
Docent(en) dr. L. Maruster , O. Rétallér , B. Rodriguez Sanchez , student-assistants , L. Viluma, MSc.
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Statistics for Business and Economics, Global edition, Pearson Newbold, Paul, et al. 9780273767060 ca. €  78,00
Entreevoorwaarden Knowledge about basic statistical methods and techniques with applications in the field of business administration.
Opmerkingen Secretary: Martine Geerlings-Koolman, email: m.a.koolman@rug.nl, phone +31 (0)50 363 7018
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc International Business/IB  (basisprogramma BSc IB) 2 semester I b verplicht
Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 2 semester I b keuze
DD BSc IB - ITB, Bandung (1,5-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Bandung) 1 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - KEDGE Business School, Bordeaux (4-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor studenten uit Bordeaux) 3 semester I b verplicht