Courses Details

HBEHED700 Advanced Quantitative Methods in Health Behavior

  • Graduate level
  • Winter term(s)
  • 3 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Heinze, Justin
  • Prerequisites: HBEHED 620 or 621; BIOSTAT 503 and 523 or equivalent
  • Description: This course is an advanced research methods course focused on the quantitative conceptualization and analysis of health behavior research. The course emphasizes the application of multivariate regression to practical questions in public health, and includes an overview of three regression-related techniques: Structural Equation Modeling (SEM), hierarchical linear modeling (HLM), and growth curve modeling (GCM).