Stat 414 - Lectures Notes

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Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday



Day 1: What is a GLM?

To Do:

  • Initial Course survey in PolyLearn
  • Start HW 1
  • Install software
Day 2: Review Linear Regression Models
To Do:
  • Question (k)
  • Be working on HW 1
  • Read "... improve your regression modeling"
Day 3: Estimation
To Do:
  • Review output
Day 3 cont.

To Do:
  • Question (g)
  • Finish HW 1
Day 4: Inference
To Do:
  • Question (j)
  • Submit HW 1
  • (No Thursday night office hours this week but will be checking email.)
  • Start HW 2
Day 5: Interactions
To Do:
  • HW 2 (also see HW 1 sols)
  • See also practice questions
Day 6: Interactions (cont.)
To Do:
  • Continue HW 2
  • See ppt for more technology hints
  • Example 3 (preemp.txt)
Day 7: Other interaction models
To Do:
  • Continue HW 2
Day 8: Added variable plots
To Do:
  • Submit HW 2
  • Review project assignment!
  • Start HW 3
Day 9: Fixed vs. Random effects
To Do:
Day 10: Random Effects ANOVA (3.3)
To Do:
  • Finish Example 2
Day 11: Hierarchical Linear Model (4.4)
To Do:
  • Finish (m)
Day 12: HLM cont
To Do:
  • Submit HW 3
Day 13: Partial Pooling (4.8)
To Do:
  • Example 3
Day 14: cont.

To Do:
  • Submit review questions in PolyLearn
Review (ppt)
Exam 1

Due: Project Part 1