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HEAAE03 Biostatistics 5 ECTS
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Advanced studies
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Master's Degree Programme in Health Sciences
School of Health Sciences

Learning outcomes

The course is divided into two parts: statistical inference (part 1) and questionnaire design (part 2). After part 1 the students have deepened their knowledge of statistical inference. They recognize the assumptions and limitations of selected statistical methods. They can perform the statistical methods with SPSS statistical program and interpret the results. After part 2 the students know the basics of designing a questionnaire, conducting a small survey, analyzing the survey data with SPSS statistical software and writing a report of the results.

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Anna-Maija Koivisto, Teacher


8-Mar-2016 – 24-May-2016
Lectures 18 hours
Lectures on Ylähylly
Tue 8-Mar-2016 at 13-15
Tue 15-Mar-2016 at 12-14
Wed 30-Mar-2016 at 13-15
Tue 5-Apr-2016 at 12-14
Tue 12-Apr-2016 at 12-14
Tue 19-Apr-2016 at 13-15
Tue 26-Apr-2016 at 12-14, T-building, Auditorium (luentosali), Note! Exceptional place!
Wed 4-May-2016 at 9-11
Tue 17-May-2016 at 13-15
Exercises 18 hours
Practicals in Computer classroom ML71, Arvo
Thu 10-Mar-2016 - 28-Apr-2016 weekly at 10-12, Note! Easter holiday 23 to 29 March. No teaching on 24th March.
Wed 4-May-2016 at 11-13, Computer classroom ML72, T-building, Note! Exceptional place!
Thu 19-May-2016 at 10-12, Final session of the course.

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