19.577 Biostatics for Health Data

Biostatics for Health Data

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3586
Status Active

This is a practical course in biostatistical methods for health research. Emphasis is placed on developing an understanding of the use and interpretation of standard biostatistical methods. Topics include probability and sampling distributions, regression and ANOVA, methods for analyzing rates and proportions, power and sample size calculations. Students will gain experience in using a statistical software package to apply and expand their data analysis skills.