Do you want to study statistics to prepare for data analysis in your B.Sc. or M.Sc. project?
We offer two courses with a mixture of statistical concepts, data analysis and statistical pro-gramming. The popular and free statistical programming language R is used to analyze realistic datasets relevant for students in life sciences.
Statistics A: Basic Statistics, 7.5 credits (MS0070)
Application code: SLU-10295 Language: English
Location: Uppsala Time: October, period 1B
Content: Descriptive statistics, basic probability theory, probability distributions, statistical in-ference of means and proportions for one and two samples, nonparametric methods, analysis of frequency data. Project work on questionnaires, experimental design and/or data analysis.
Prior knowledge: 120 credits in the first cycle, English 6
Statistics B: Regression analysis and analysis of variance, 7.5 credits (MS0071)
Application code: SLU-20156 Language: English
Location: Uppsala Time: November, period 2A
Content: Simple and multiple linear regression, analysis of variance with one or more fixed and random factors, the general linear model. Extensions of the basic regression and ANOVA mod-els. Project work.
Prior knowledge: 120 credits in the first cycle, 5 credits basic statistics, English 6