Modified by KV from Byrne (2012, p.151)

application-oriented basic course of SEM using r

Primarily for Doctoral students of Social Sciences, with no prior knowledge of SEM. Goes well for Master's students of Statistics.

Enrol
10.12.2018 at 09:00 - 28.2.2019 at 23:59
Moodle
Log in to view the registration key for Moodle.

Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Wed 16.1.2019
12:15 - 14:00
Thu 17.1.2019
10:15 - 12:00
Wed 23.1.2019
12:15 - 14:00
Thu 24.1.2019
10:15 - 12:00
Wed 30.1.2019
12:15 - 14:00
Thu 31.1.2019
10:15 - 12:00
Wed 6.2.2019
12:15 - 14:00
Thu 7.2.2019
10:15 - 12:00
Wed 13.2.2019
12:15 - 14:00
Thu 14.2.2019
10:15 - 12:00
Wed 20.2.2019
12:15 - 14:00
Thu 21.2.2019
10:15 - 12:00
Wed 27.2.2019
12:15 - 14:00
Thu 28.2.2019
10:15 - 12:00

Description

Optional course.

Master's Programme in Mathematics and Statistics is responsible for the course.

The course belongs to the Statistics and Social statistics module.

The course is available to students from other degree programmes.

Bachelor studies

Basic knowledge of applying Structural Equation Models (SEM) in practice using Mplus and/or R software

Recommended time/stage of studies for completion: 1. or 2. year

Term/teaching period when the course will be offered: varying

Basics of structural equation models, introduction to Mplus software, single-group analyses (first-order confirmatory factor analysis, full structural equation model), multiple-group analyses (analysis of covariance structures, full structural equation model)

Lecture notes and Barbara Byrne (2012) Structural Equation Modeling with Mplus: Basic Concepts, Applications, and Programming

Lectures, computer classes and weekly assignments

Active participation and weekly assignment reports, Course will be graded with grades 1-5

Active participation and weekly assignment reports