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300667 VU Applied Statistics for Biologists (2018S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work

Die Veranstaltung kann nur gemeinsam mit 300240 Computerübungen Angewandte Statistik für Biologen UE absolviert werden.

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Details

max. 28 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Verpflichtende Vorbesprechung 06.03.2018 14:00-15:00 gr. SR Anthro
Schlussprüfung 11.06.2018 13:00-14:30 gr. SR Anthro

Tuesday 06.03. 14:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum Anthropologie, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14 2.001 1.OG (Kickoff Class)
Thursday 08.03. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Tuesday 20.03. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Thursday 22.03. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Tuesday 24.04. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Thursday 26.04. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Thursday 03.05. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Tuesday 08.05. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Tuesday 15.05. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Thursday 17.05. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Thursday 24.05. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG
Tuesday 29.05. 13:00 - 17:00 Computerraum Anthropologie Biozentrum 2.006 1.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course is especially focusing on very basic main topics of empirical research, its orientation is always towards the practical aspects. Therefore, it can only be subscribed in connection with Computer Training to Applied Statistics for Biologists. Contents: Organising data, basic principals of statistics, descriptive statistics and hypothesis testing, interpretation of results, graphical display.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written final examination and continuous oral examinations

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Deepening of statistical basic knowledge, application-oriented approach, adequate choice of analytic method, interpretation of statistics output, verbalisation of precise conclusions

Examination topics

Theoretical lectures, lots of practical exercises on the computer, homework

Reading list

Köhler W, Schachtel G, Voleske P (2002) Biostatistik. Berlin Heidelberg: Springer Verlag.
Sachs L (2002) Angewandte Statistik (10. Aufl.). Berlin: Springer Verlag.
Madrigal L (1998) Statistics for Anthropology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Association in the course directory

B-WZB, WZB, BAN 5

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