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.
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