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ETF5600

Faculty of Business and Economics

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Postgraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 0 (NATIONAL PRIORITY), 0.125 EFTSL

LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
OfferedCaulfield First semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Duangkamon Chotikapanich

Synopsis

The topics covered in this unit include: Review of regression analysis, Binomial dependent variables, Unordered multinomial dependent variables, Ordered multinomial dependent variables, Duration dependent variable. Computer software EViews will be used to apply these techniques to real world problems.

Objectives

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of regression analysis; modelling and analysing relationships with binomial, unordered and ordered multinomial and duration dependent variables. Students will apply their skills and knowledge of the above topics to real situations in areas such as marketing, economics and management. They will demonstrate their ability to use the relevant software to help with the analysis of the above topics.

Assessment

Within semester assessment: 35%
Examination (2 hours): 65%

Chief examiner(s)

Duangkamon Chotikapanich

Contact hours

Two 1-hour lectures and one 1-hour laboratory/tutorial session per week

Prerequisites

ETX2121, ETX2111, ETC1010, MBA9007 or equivalent or permission. Does not apply to course codes 3822 and 3816

Prohibitions

ETF3600, ETC4420, ETC5420