Unit

School Of Computing, Engineering And Mathematics

Surveys and Multivariate AnalysisWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 200039.2

Discipline: STATISTICS

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Carmel Coady


Assumed Knowledge
200192 - Statistics for Business, 200032 - Statistics for Science


Equivalent Units
J3693 - Sample Survey Techniques, J3692 - Regression and Multivariate Analysis

Teaching Periods
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About this Unit
In the first half of this unit students gain an appreciation of survey methodology, including questionnaire design, as well the application of sampling techniques. These include simple random sampling, stratification, supplementary information and cluster sampling. The second half of the unit covers the principal methods of multivariate data analysis, principal components, factor analysis, discriminant analysis, and cluster analysis.


Courses
2739.2Bachelor of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
2739.5Bachelor of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
3633.2Bachelor of ComputingCONTINUING
3639.1Bachelor of Information and Communications TechnologyCONTINUING


Specialisations

KT2006.1Financial MathematicsCONTINUING
M2016.1Applied MathematicsCONTINUING
M3022.1StatisticsCONTINUING
M3024.1Knowledge Discovery and Data MiningCONTINUING
SM3026.1StatisticsCONTINUING




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