AHS 494 SM - Special Topics - STAT models in Health Sciences
Lecture courses in topics of current interest; specific subject matter will be announced in the Class Schedule. Course Information: 1 to 4 undergraduate hours. 1 to 4 graduate hours. Approved for Letter and S/U grading. May be repeated up to 12 hours if topics vary. Prerequisite: See Class Schedule for section requirements.
Full Section Title: Statistical Models and Procedures for the Health Sciences Students will study statistical approaches commonly used for data analyses in the health sciences. Topics will likely include the following: theories and assumptions behind parametric and nonparametric statistics, principles of probability modeling, selecting statistics based on research questions, sampling theory and techniques, moderate coverage of t-test, ANOVA, MANOVA, multiple correlation, multiple regression and hierarchical models, limited exposure to structural equation modeling, path analysis, and application of statistical packages (e.g., SPSS, Stata, R) to analyze data and interpret results.
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Course Level: Graduate