BIOS6002 Topics in Multivariate Analysis

This course will cover methods importance in the analysis of data collected from questionnaires. Methods for translation and validation of questionnaires will be covered. Both exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis (under the framework of Structural Equation Models) will be discussed.

WK Topic Teaching format Duration
1 Discriminant Analysis (DA)
Exploratory Factor Analysis (EFA)
LT 3h
2 Exploratory Factor Analysis (EFA) II

Computing for DA and EFA

LT 3h
3 Structural Equation Models (SEM) I LT 3h
4 Structural Equation Models (SEM) II LT 3h
5 Computing for SEM LT 3h
6 Exam Exam 2h