How to Choose a Linear Regression Model

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Why How to Choose a Linear Regression Model?

While it is can be easy to make a model, the real science comes in choosing which model best fits your problem, and tuning your model to be just right. This course is an introduction to tools, techniques, and best practices for choosing a linear regression model and how to report your choices.

Take-Away Skills

In this course, you will learn how to decide quantitatively between different models, and evaluate model performance. We will cover both simple and multiple linear regression. You will learn how to interpret your findings, and make recommendations for which models best answer which questions.

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    Learn how to choose the best linear regression model for a particular research question.

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Portfolio projects that showcase your new skills

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How you'll master it

Stress-test your knowledge with quizzes that help commit syntax to memory

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Course Description

Learn how to decide which regression model to use.

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Earn a certificate of completion
2 hours to complete in total
Intermediate

Learn how to choose the best linear regression model for a particular research question.