Course: STAT 34900
Title: Data Analysis Project
Instructor(s): Mary Sara McPeek
Class Schedule: Section 1: MW 1:30 PM–2:50 PM in Jones 303
Description: The first part of this class will focus on general principles of data analysis and how to report the results of an analysis, including taking account of the context of the data, making informative and clear visual displays, developing relevant statistical models and describing them clearly, and carrying out diagnostic procedures to assess the appropriateness of adopted models. The second half of the class will focus on data analysis projects. Students working on a data analysis project in another context (e.g., for consulting) may, with proper permission, use that project for this course as well. Open only to PhD students in Statistics. Instructor consent required.