The course is directed to Ph.D. students, post-docs and researchers in biology/environmental science with basic statistical knowledge (e.g. linear regression and one-way ANOVA) using R, SPSS, Statistica, etc.
SEM as a process: Creating multivariate causal models
Fitting piecewise models
Piecewise model creation
DAY 2, 26-3-2013
What does it mean to evaluate a multivariate hypothesis?
ANCOVA revisited & Nonlinearities
DAY 3, 27-3-2013
Latent Variable models
DAY 4, 28-3-2013
Revisiting piecewise approaches for nonlinear and hierarchical data
How to Fool Yourself with SEM (sensu Kline)
DAY 5, 29-3-2013