Certificate in Data Analytics - Survival Analysis STAT 4100   Survival Analysis
CREDIT HOURS: 3
This course is an introduction to survival analysis methods and will cover both the statistical theory behind the methods, and the application of various techniques. Topics to be discussed include survivorship and hazard functions and their relationship to lifetime distributions and densities; modes of censoring; the Kaplan-Meier estimate of the survivor function; parametric survival time distributions; proportional hazard models and their semi-parametric estimation; accelerated life models, log rank tests, including the Mantel-Haenszel test; and goodness of fit measures.
FORMAT: Lecture
PREREQUISITES: STAT 3340.03 and STAT 3460.03, or equivalent
CROSS-LISTING: STAT 5100.03