Short Learning Programme
Regression and ANOVA methods
The reason why the NWU wishes to offer the course is to give individuals the necessary tools to understand, analyse and interpret data on a specific research topic. There is an ever increasing demand for individuals being able to perform quantitative analysis. Statistics plays an integral role in quantitative research, therefore by enhancing statistical knowledge the quality of research outputs will improve.
Purpose of the course:
This short course aims to equip participants with the skills necessary to understand, analyse and interpret the statistical output obtained from regression and ANOVA analyses produced by computer software in order to answer specific research questions. The participant will gain deeper insight into the application of regression and ANOVA methods.
Learning assumed to be in place:
National Senior Certificate or an equivalent NQF level 4 qualification
Course outcomes and assessment criteria :
Course outcomes and the associated assessment criteria:
After completion of this course, participants will:
Participant will be assessed on the following criteria:
Informal class interaction.
Method of assessment:
Attendance and participation in short course activities.
Mode of delivery:
Postgraduate students busy with research, researchers or any person who would like to enhance his or her statistical knowledge relating to regression and ANOVA methods.