PSYC09H3 Applied Multiple Regression in Psychology

An introduction to multiple regression and its applications in psychological research. The course covers the data analysis process from data collection to interpretation: how to deal with missing data, the testing of assumptions, addressing problem of multicolinearity, significance testing, and deciding on the most appropriate model. Several illustrative data sets will be explored in detail. The course contains a brief introduction to factor analysis. The goal is to provide the students with the skills and understanding to conduct and interpret data analysis in non-experimental areas of psychology.

Prerequisite: 

[ PSYB07H3 or STAB22H3 or STAB23H3] and an additional 0.5 credit at the B-level in Psychology

Exclusion: 
Enrolment Limits: 
90
Breadth Requirements: 
Quantitative Reasoning
Note: 

Restricted to students in the Specialist/Specialist Co-op and Major programs in Psychology, Mental Health Studies, and Neuroscience. Students in the Minor in Psychology will be admitted if space permits.