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.
Generalized linear models; Linear algebra I
Understanding of how to measure and model health and mortality, with focus on life expectancy and healthy versus disabled life expectancy
Recommended time/stage of studies for completion: 1. or 2. year
Term/teaching period when the course will be offered: varying
Measurement and modeling of health, life table, multi-state life table, Sullivan's method for health expectancies, stationarity assumptions for the Sullivan method
Separate course material
Lectures, group work, presentations, and assignments
Written final assignment, pass/fail
Active participation and written final assignment