Psychology 524:Applied Multivariate Statistics

Andrew Ainsworth


Email address:

Phone: 677-3898


Download a copy of the syllabus here


Download arc here


Lab Assignments

All Lab Assignments (zip file)


Answers to Lab Assignments (you are still responsible for annotating the labs in YOUR OWN WORDS)

Lab 1

Lab 2
Lab 3

Lab 4


Data sets

All Data Sets (zip file) , DISCRIM.sav, LOGREGC.sav


Powerpoint Lectures


Matrix Review (.pptx)(.pdf)      

L1 review (.ppt)(.pdf)

L2 review (.ppt)(.pdf)

L3 Data Screening (.ppt)(.pdf)

L4 Data Screening (.ppt)(.pdf)†††





*L5 MR (.ppt)(.pdf)

*L6 MR (.ppt)(.pdf)

L7 Canonical Correlation (.ppt)(.pdf)

L8 CC (.ppt)(.pdf)





L9 ANCOVA (.ppt) (.pdf)

L10 MANOVA (.ppt)(.pdf)

L11 MANOVA (.ppt)(.pdf)

L12 MANOVA (.ppt)(.pdf)





*L13 Profile (.ppt)(.pdf)

*L14 Profile (.ppt)(.pdf)

L15 Doubly (.ppt)(.pdf)

L16 Discriminant Function (.ppt)(.pdf)





L17 DFA (.ppt)(.pdf)

L18 Logistic (.ppt)(.pdf)

L19 Logistic (.ppt)(.pdf)

L20 Factor Analysis(.ppt)(.pdf)





L21 FA (.ppt)(.pdf)

L22 FA (.ppt)(.pdf)

L23 SEM (.ppt)(.pdf)

L24 SEM (.ppt)(.pdf)





L25 SEM (.ppt)(.pdf)


"Ghost Chasing"(.ppt)(.pdf)


*updated 2/16/12      


Previous Exams

Exam #1 from spring 2004

Exam #2 from spring 2004Output for Exam 2

Final from spring 2004



Canonical Correlation (you need to have ats_data.sav open)

            Canonical Correlation Macro (download to your c:/temp folder)

            Run CanCorr (syntax you need to run the macro)

            Canonical Correlation through MANOVA (still using the ats_data set)


MANOVA syntax (you need to have MANOVA.sav open)

            MANOVA and GLM syntax


Profile analysis (you need to have MANOVA.sav open)

††††††††††† bg simple effects†††† bg simple comparisons†††††† ws simple effects

††††††††††† ws simple comparisons††††† interaction contrasts


Factor Analysis Steps through Syntax

††††††††††† factor_extraction




Data Screening Check List


How to make a .lsp file


Dr. Kimís Psy 420 reader


Textbook Errors (.pdf)


Results (MR) (CC) (MANOVA)



Academic Technology Services at UCLA

How to decide on what test to run with links to how to do it in SPSS (and SAS and STATA)

Canonical Correlation (using SAS) of the same data in the example above

Regression Webbook

  ††††††† Random


Link to text book (T and F)


Arc Ė program for data screening and regression


square website




Stat Tables


Online Linear Algebra Course (really)


Bunch of Multivariate Links


Various Stuff


††††††††††† Canonical Correlation


Canonical Analysis


††††††††††† Manova


Manova Steps






††††††††††† Profile Analysis


Profile analysis .pdf


Doubly Manova


††††††††††† Discriminant Function Analysis


††††††††††††††††††††††† Disrim Analysis


††††††††††††††††††††††† DFA


††††††††††††††††††††††† Discrim PDF


††††††††††††††††††††††† More Discrim


††††††††††††††††††††††† Even More


††††††††††† Logistic Regression


††††††††††††††††††††††† Intro to logistic regression


††††††††††††††††††††††† Logistic Regression Calculations


††††††††††††††††††††††† More logistic regression


††††††††††††††††††††††† Even More


††††††††††††††††††††††† Categorical data and Logistic Regression


††††††††††††††††††††††† Logistic Regression and Discriminant function


††††††††††††††††††††††† Logistic regression and various other topics (good reference page)


            Factor Analysis