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Research Design (STAA0004B)

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Date: Six 2 hourly sessions: Wednesdays 11/4-23/5* *No class on 25 April – Anzac day
Venue: EN409 Hawthorn Campus

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Duration: 6 x 2 Hour Sessions

Date: Wednesdays 11/4- 23/5* - no classes Easter or ANZAC

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Room: BA513

Course Description:

You will acquire skills and knowledge in observational and experimental studies, designing an experiment, incidence and prevalence statistics, different types of study designs including Cohort and Case-control studies. 

Topics will include

• The basic concepts of experimental designs
• Common designs used in health statistics and elsewhere
• Incidence, prevalence and fertility statistics
• Mortality Statistics and Standardisation of rates
• Randomized trials and Cohort studies
• Case control studies

Pre-requisites: Basic Statistics

Software used: Excel and SPSS 

Maximum Capacity: 20 students

Online quizzes are available for each course. To pass the course you are expected to attend most of the classes and pass the quizzes.

Contact Information: Charlotte Coles