These are the materials of two research-master courses I taught in April and May 2018: SEM1: Confirmatory Factor Analysis and its follow-up course SEM2: Structural Equation Modeling.

# SEM1: Confirmatory Factor Analysis

## Week 1: Introduction to factor analysis

## Week 2: Fitting and comparing CFA models

## Week 3: Measurement invariance, ordinal data and sample size

## Week 4: Missing data, exploratory factor analysis and higher order models

# SEM2: Structural Equation Modeling

## Week 1: Path analysis and structural equation modeling

## Week 2: Causality and equivalent models

## Week 3: Network models and time-series analysis

- Slides (source slides time-series here)
- Assignment