This is the homepage of the above PhD course given by the Data Science Laboratory hosted by the Department of Mathematical Sciences and the Department of Computer Science. This homepage contains information and material such as course plans, slides, exercises and R files. The lecturer is Anton Rask Lundborg with TA Ulises Bercovich Szulmajster assisting at the exercises.

- Credits: 4.5 ECTS.
- Software: R, RStudio. R is free and open source and the RStudio IDE is free to use. You may learn more and download the programs from the links.
- Book: Martinussen, Skovgaard, Sørensen, “A first guide to statistical computations in R”, Biofolia 2012, ISBN 978-87-913-1956-3. The book is available from Academic books on Frederiksberg Campus. Your old textbook on introductory statistics (whatever that is) might also be useful.
- Additional and optional R exercises that may help you to learn or refresh R: R exercises

The lectures are given Wednesdays from 9.15 to 12.45 on Frederiksberg Campus (Bülowsvej 17):

- Nov 22 in Room A1-01.1
**3**, Bülowsvej 17, Frederiksberg - Nov 29 + Dec 6, 13, 20 + Jan 3 in Room A1-01.1
**8**, Bülowsvej 17, Frederiksberg

The exercise classes are held Wednesdays from 14.00 to 16.45 on Frederiksberg Campus (Thorvaldsensvej 40 or Bülowsvej 17):

- Nov 22 in Room A2-84.-12, Thorvaldsensvej 40, Frederiksberg
- Nov 29 + Dec 6, 13, 20 + Jan 3 in Room A1-01.1
**3**, Bülowsvej 17, Frederiksberg

The following schedule will be continuously updated with exercises, datafiles and slides.

Date | Topic | Book reference | Slides | Exercises | Datafiles |
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22 Nov 2023 | Basic principles | Chapters 1, 3 and 4 | day1.pdf | ex_day1.pdf | day1.zip |

29 Nov 2023 | Counts and proportions | Chapter 6 (possibly skipping 6.1 and 6.3) |
day2.pdf | ex_day2.pdf | day2.zip |

6 Dec 2023 | Categorical regression | Chapter 10 (skipping 10.1.2 and 10.1.3) |
day3.pdf | ex_day3.pdf | day3.zip |

13 Dec 2023 | Regression analysis Analysis of Variance |
Chapter 7 | day4.pdf | ex_day4.pdf | day4.zip |

20 Dec 2023 | Random effects Repeated measurements |
Chapter 9 (skipping 9.4, 9.6 and 9.7) |
day5.pdf | ex_day5.pdf | day5.zip |

3 Jan 2024 | Non-linear regression Design of Experiments Mediation and Confounding |
Chapter 11 | day6.pdf | ex_day6.pdf | day6.zip |