Advanced Modelling and Analytics

STA70008 25 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent 

Contact hours

  • 72

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods


HOL Study Period 3

28 Aug 23 - 26 Nov 23

22 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
10 Sep 23

18 Sep 23

Last withdraw without fail:
13 Oct 23


Con-current Pre-Requisite

Aims and objectives

This unit of study expands on earlier units in the course, introducing students to other aspects of statistical modelling and analytics. In particular, students will be introduced to models that allow for a variety of non-normal distributions and complex data structures.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Appraise the structure and nature of data to select an appropriate analysis technique
2. Contrast a variety of advanced linear regression techniques allowing for various response distributions and managing missing data appropriately
3. Apply various multi-level methods for the analysis of nominal and metric response variables.
4. Evaluate and identify risk factors that contribute to survival outcomes