Last modified: 05 Oct 2021 14:30
You will utilise a robust approach to statistical analysis, a skill highly valued by employers and researchers.
Lectures provide context, background and step-by step guidance on how to conduct and interpret a selection of statistical analyses.
Through a series of exercises, you learn to explore data, to specify appropriate linear models for your research question and to interpret their results.
A set of online tests structured around the exercises and the lecture content allow you to demonstrate your achievement of course learning outcomes.
With a group of students, you complete tasks and strengthen your understanding of applications of statistics.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course aims to instil a robust approach to statistical analysis. By engaging with a series a lectures and podcasts, completing a set of exercises that progressively add more complexity, you will learn how:
At the end of the course, students will be able to:
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
|Assessment Weeks||8||Feedback Weeks||8|
The test is implemented through MyAberdeen as an online assessment, feedback is embedded for both correct and incorrect answers; the feedback is released to students two days after the deadline.
|Assessment Weeks||9||Feedback Weeks||9|
The test is delivered online through MyAberdeen and feedback on correct and incorrect answers is embedded and released to students two days after completion of the test.
|Assessment Weeks||12||Feedback Weeks||12|
The test is delivered online through MyAberdeen and feedback on correct and incorrect answers is embedded, released two days after completion.
|Assessment Weeks||11||Feedback Weeks||13|
Three group tasks, with total weightings 20%
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Procedural||Apply||to conduct data exploration and determine appropriate approach to data analysis|
|Conceptual||Analyse||to analyse and interpret results from a range of statistical analyses|