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Course module: 30J211-B-3
30J211-B-3
Statistics and Data Management
Course info
Course module30J211-B-3
Credits (ECTS)3
CategoryBA (Bachelor)
Course typeCourse
Language of instructionEnglish
Offered byTilburg University; Tilburg School of Economics and Management; TiSEM: Econometrics and OR; Econometrics & Operations;
Is part of
B International Business Administration
Contact persondr. P. Cizek
Lecturer(s)
Lecturer
E. Beusch
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Coordinator course
dr. P. Cizek
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Lecturer
dr. P. Cizek
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Lecturer
L. Lei
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Starting block
SM 1
Course mode
Full-time
Remarks-
Registration openfrom 14/08/2018 09:00 up to and including 31/07/2019
Aims
The course has the following three goals:
  • Investigate relationships among multiple variables by means of simple and multiple linear regression models and use them for forecasting; draw conclusions using interval estimates and hypothesis tests;
  • Assess and test the validity of the five assumptions of the standard linear regression model and learn its extensions designed to deal with the violation of each assumption;
  • Perform the computer-assisted statistical data analysis using the computer software SPSS and Excel.
Specifics
 
Please note, that all IBA courses are only open to IBA students. It is not possible to use this course as an elective for other programs.
Content
The following subject will be raised during the course:
  • data inspection (visual and numerical)
  • simple linear regression
  • multiple linear regression
  • model specification
  • confidence intervals and testing of hypotheses
Students will apply the statistical methods to real data and answer relevant questions themselves in the context of the team assignment.
 
Compulsory Reading
  1. Gert Nieuwenhuis, Statistical Methods for Business and Economics, McGraw-Hill, 2009.

Recommended Prerequisites
30J115 Statistics and Data Management 1
Assumed previous knowledge
FOR EXCHANGE STUDENTS ONLY
knowledge of statistics
Course available for exchange students
Conditions of admission apply
Timetable information
30J211-B-3|Statistics and Data Management 2
Written test opportunities
Omschrijving/DescriptionToets/TestBlok/BlockGelegenheid/OpportunityDatum/Date
Written test opportunities (HIST)
Omschrijving/DescriptionToets/TestBlok/BlockGelegenheid/OpportunityDatum/Date
Final grade / Final gradeEXAM_01SM 1119-10-2018
Final grade / Final gradeEXAM_01SM 1218-12-2018
Required materials
Literature
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ISBN:9780077109875
Title:Statistical Methods for Business and Economics
Author:Gert Nieuwenhuis
Publisher:McGraw-Hill
Recommended materials
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Tests
Final grade

Team Assignment

Final Exam

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