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Introduction to Longitudinal Data Analysis
|Cathie Marsh Institute|
Dr Maria Pampaka
Humanities Bridgeford Street
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The course covers basic concepts in longitudinal design and analysis.
The morning session focuses on the strengths and methodological difficulties of the longitudinal approach such as defining longitudinal populations and target samples; levels and dimensions of change; age, period and cohort effects. There will be one small group discussion.
After lunch, we start with an overview session on the sources and causes of missing data (attrition, etc), and how to adjust for missingness; this will be followed by another group exercise.
By the end of the course, students should have gained:
Students should have some background in empirical social science and a basic grounding in statistical modelling, at least in linear regression.
Intermediate (some prior knowledge)
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Longitudinal Data Analysis
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