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161.731 Biostatistics for Researchers (15 credits)

Statistical techniques for the biological, medical and other life sciences. Case studies are used to demonstrate topics such as experimental design, multivariate methods, linear models with normal and non-normal errors, nonlinear regression, and mixed effects models. Emphasis is placed on application of appropriate statistical techniques through extensive use of statistical software, and implementation of these techniques in a research project.

Note(s): Access to a Windows PC is required for analysis of data.

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Note: You may enrol in a postgraduate course (that is a 700-, 800- or 900-level course) if you meet the prerequisites for that course and have been admitted to a qualification which lists the course in its schedule.

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Auckland Campus