STAT 361

Applied Methods in Statistics I

Fall 2013

Basic Information

  • Class Time:: Monday 12:30, Wednesday 11:30, Thursday 13:30
  • Class Room:: Jeffery Hall 102;
  • Office Hours:: 2:00pm - 4:00pm Monday and Wednesday, by appointment;
  • Office:: Jeffery Hall 406;
  • Midterms:: Oct 29, 6-8pm, Jeff 234;
  • Final:: TBA;
  • Grading:: Assignment 20% Midterms 30% Final 50%
  • Textbook:: Applied regression analysis, a research tool, second edition Rawlings, Pantula       and Dickey, Springer 1998;
  • Midterms


  • practice ;
  • Handout and datasets

  • Syllabus;
  • Prerequisite;
  • Useful Material

  • R Introduction, R code, friend_or_foe ;
  • Announcements

  • No class on Oct 14;
  • Sept. 9: upload unit0.pdf, unit1.pdf, unit1.R, dataset for Chapter1;
  • Sept. 11: update pages 18 - 24 of unit1.pdf, Upload assignment 1;
  • Sept. 13: update 25 -- 61of unit1.pdf, unit1.R;
  • Sept. 20: upload unit2.pdf ;
  • Sept. 24: upload unit3.pdf,unit3.R, the dataset fitness ;
  • Sept. 26: upload assignment2, unit4.pdf ;
  • Oct. 2: update unit4.pdf ;
  • Oct. 3: update assignment2.pdf ;
  • Oct. 7: update unit4.pdf, upload material for Chapter 5 ;
  • Oct. 16:upload unit6.pdf, unit6.R ; <1i> No class on Oct 28 and 31;
  • Oct. 24: update assignment3.pdf ;
  • Oct. 29: upload unit6b.pdf, unit7.pdf;
  • Nov 4.: upload unit8.pdf, unit9.pdf;
  • Nov 13.: upload unit10.pdf, assignment4.pdf;
  • Nov 22.: upload unit11.pdf, solution for assignment 3;
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