|Multiple Regression and Time Series Analysis , 7,5 ECTS Credits|
|AIM OF THE COURSE|
|The aim of the course is that the student should acquire an overview of linear relationships in regression analysis and descriptive time series analysis.
On completion of the course, the student should
- be able to use knowledge of the most common statistic inference methods in regression and time series analysis,
- have the ability to determine the model that is relevant to the data,
- in a knowledgeable way be able to assess the quality of data and interpret the results of the analyses.
|The following is studied in the course
- simple and multiple linear regression,
- index theory and demand analysis,
- Descriptive time series analysis with decomposition and forecasting.
Standard programs for regression and time series analysis are used in the course.
| Lectures, teaching sessions, individual and joint supervision, seminars, computer exercises and project work.
Language of instruction: Swedish.
|The course is examined through written examination and presentation of a project work.
Students failing an exam covering either the entire course or part of the course two times are entitled to have a new examiner appointed for the reexamination.
Students who have passed an examination may not retake it in order to improve their grades.
Completed Introductory Statistics, basic course, 7.5 HE credits (or the equivalent).
|A grade of Pass with Credit, Pass or Fail is given for the course|
|Course certificate is issued by the Faculty Board on request. The Department provides a special form which should be submitted to the Student Affairs Division.|
|The course literature is decided upon by the department in question.|
|Planning and implementation of a course must take its starting point in the wording of the syllabus. The course evaluation included in each course must therefore take up the question how well the course agrees with the syllabus.
The course is carried out in such a way that both men´s and women´s experience and knowledge is made visible and developed.