Biostatistics and Research Design I (GRS97003)

Biostatistics & Research Design I: Introduction to Biostatistics and Experimental Design  

This course presents the common parametric and non-parametric statistical tests performed in the Health Professions. Topics include: probability theory, normal & non-normal distributions, drawing inference with t-test, ANOVA, correlation and regression, chi-square test, and sample size determination. The emphasis will be more on concepts and applications than on computations and statistical theory. This course will provide students with a strong foundation in basic statistical reasoning that will help them in more advanced courses. 

  • Lecture Hours: 33
  • Lab Hours: 0
  • Patient Care Hours: 0
  • Seminar / Online Hours: 0
  • Grade Type: Letter