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Exam on Thur Dec 15 will be in MVH11
Review lecture Dec 13 in MVF23 13-15
Cancel Lab 4 - but do try the demo codes for CART, logistics etc and consider using these methods for your projects.

Examiner and lecturer
Rebecka Jörnsten (jornsten@chalmers.se)

Course literature
Main text book
Draper and Smith, Applied Regression Analysis

Other texts
Lecture notes

Syllabus
(pdf file)

Preliminary Course Plan

Lectures
 Week Chapter Contents 43 0, 1, 2:1-6 Introduction. Simple linear regression, diagnostics. 44 4, 5:1-4, 6:1-2, 8:1-3 Multiple regression, diagnostics and testing. 45 14, 23, 9:1 + notes Dummy variables, ANCOVA, Model selection. 46 11, 15 + notes Model Selection criteria 47 26 + notes Bootstrap. Cross-validation. 48 16:1-4, 17 Regularized regression 49 9:2-3, 9:5, 18 Weighted Least Squares, Non-linear models, Generalized linear models. In-class presentations 50 - Dec 15 Final Exam

Lecture Notes
 Week Notes and handouts 43 Lecture 1 , Demo 1 , The television data 44 Lecture 3 , Demo 3 45 Lecture 5 and 6 , Demo 5 and 6 , Heart disease data 46 Lecture 7 , Demo 7 , cars data 47 Lecture 10 , Demo 10 , anorexia data 48 Lecture 9 , Demo 9 Lecture 11 , Demo 11 Lecture 12 , Demo 12 randomsplitsBin.R 49 Lecture 13 , Demo 13 Old final 1 , Old final 2 Lecture 14 , Demo 14 Lecture 15 , Demo 15

Labs and Exercises
 Week Labs and data links 43 Lab 1 Lab 1 - due Nov 3 44 Lab 2 Lab 2 - due Nov 17 , Baby birthweight data 45 46 47 48 Lab 3 Lab 3 - due Dec 6 , randomsplits.R 49
Examination
To pass this course you must hand in satisfactory lab reports, complete and present a data analysis project, and pass a final exam (details - see Syllabus ).

The exam takes place on Dec 15. Room: To be announced.
The exam is open-book and open notes.
Bring ID and receipt for your student union fee

You will be notified the result of your exam by email from LADOK (This is done automatically as soon as the exams have been marked an the results are registered..)
The exams will then be kept at the students' office in the Mathematical Sciences building.
Check that the number of points and your grade given on the exam and registered in LADOK coincide.
Complaints of the marking should be written and handed in at the office. There is a form you can use, ask the person in the office.).

The following link will tell you all about the examination room rules at Chalmers: Examination room instructions

Computer labs
Please see the Syllabus for instructions on how to write a lab report.