BIOL 2163 Biostatistics
This course introduces statistical concepts and analytical methods that can be applied to data in the biological, life sciences and environmental sciences. It will teach the basic concepts of experimental design, quantitative analysis of data, and statistical inferences. This course emphasises applications and will help students to statistically evaluate data from biological experiments. Assessment is designed to make students work continuously with the course materials, exploring and critically analysing research and real-world data. Assessment will be continuous through assigned problem sheets allowing continuous feedback and guidance on problem solving techniques.