Multivariate Data Analysis

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBM895A05
Vaknaam Multivariate Data Analysis
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Multivariate Data Analysis
Leerdoelen Students who have successfully finished this course should be able to apply multivariate analysis methods at an advanced level in (academic) business and economic research;
have solid, state-of-the-art knowledge of potential (mis-)application of a large set of multivariate analysis methods; understand the methodological underpinnings of the methods thoroughly; and compare and judge the suitability of a broad range of multivariate analysis methods for a research problem at hand.
Omschrijving The course will be lectured in multiple sessions (each on two consecutive days). Each session deals with one or more related topics, such as: Regression Analysis; Analysis of variate roles of third variables in the linear model, Hierarchical linear models; Factor analysis.
Given the learning objectives of this course and the target group, the methodology of these analysis methods will be explained and discussed, but not in extreme technical detail. The focus of the course is on accurate application of the methods.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm gecombineerde hoor-/werkcolleges
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), verplichte aanwezigheid
(Written exam and assigments)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator prof. dr. T.H.A. Bijmolt
Docent(en) prof. dr. T.H.A. Bijmolt ,dr. F. Eggers
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Journal articles, to be distributed by the lecturer.
Opmerkingen This course can only be taken by PhD- and Research Master students. As each session of two days fully covers a particular set of topics, individual students can request to take only some of the sessions. In principle, each session is equivalent to 2 ECTS.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Research Master in Economics and Business  (keuzevakken ReMa-Research Methods) 1 semester I a keuze