2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 50123 Biostatistics

Prerequisites: BIOL 30403 and 30603 or permission of instructor. Two hours lecture and two hours of computer lab per week. Students will gain knowledge and understanding of how statistical methods are applied to biological research. The course will emphasize hypothesis testing, study design, and the concepts, application, and interpretation of statistical results. Basic probability theory, parametric statistics, correlation, regression, analysis of variance, and non-parametric statistics will be introduced.