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Survival Analysis

QAC 314
Spring 2022
Section: 01  
Course Cluster and Certificates: Applied Data Science Certificate

Survival or event history analysis focuses on modeling and analysis of time-to-event data--such as onset of a disease; duration of a strike; failure of a biological, physical, or social system; or recidivism). This course introduces students to survival and hazard functions, the analysis of censored data using parametric and non-parametric estimation methods; compares survival curves for different groups; and discusses competing risk models. The emphasis is on the applications of the different methods with the objective of broadening computational skills in R and/or SAS and to reinforce statistical writing and communication. These skills will be applied to a variety of problems in political science, public health, engineering, and medicine.
Credit: .5 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM QAC, SBS QAC
Course Format: Laboratory CourseGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: [QAC201 or GOVT201 or PSYC280 or NS&B280] OR QAC380 OR ECON300 OR [GOVT367 or QAC302] OR PSYC200
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CADS)(DATA-MN)(HRAD-MN)(PSYC)
Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%

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