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Nimi Op Opiskelumuoto Aika Paikkakunta Järjestäjä
Structural equation models 5 Cr Luentokurssi 16.1.2020 - 28.2.2020
Nimi Op Opiskelumuoto Aika Paikkakunta Järjestäjä
Structural equation models 5 Cr Luentokurssi 16.1.2019 - 28.2.2019

Kohderyhmä

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.

Edeltävät opinnot tai edeltävä osaaminen

Bachelor studies

Osaamistavoitteet

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

Ajoitus

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

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

Sisältö

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)

Oppimista tukevat aktiviteetit ja opetusmenetelmät

Lectures, computer classes and weekly assignments

Oppimateriaali

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

Arviointimenetelmät ja -kriteerit

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

Toteutus

Active participation and weekly assignment reports