STAT441 - September - December 2009
Multivariate Statistical Methods
Description: Extensions of methods of estimation, testing hypotheses to multivariate normal data. Introduction to the exploratory and descriptive use of canonical correlations, principal components, factor analysis, discrimination and classification techniques, and cluster analysis. Emphasis will be on computer implementation and applications to various subjects.
Prerequisite: Statistics 306 and Math 307 or Math 223 or permission of instructor.
Textbook: R.A. Johnson and D.W. Wichern (2002). Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis, Fifth Edition.
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