Course Code STAT 631
Course Title Introduction to Statistical Methods in Health Informatics
Online Offers No offers currently scheduled.
Last offer: Fall 2015
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

Exploratory data analysis and data visualization. Confounding, censoring, selection bias, study designs and meta-analysis. Statistical modelling for continuous and binary data. Use of a statistics package, such as SAS, to analyze case studies will be important throughout. This is open only to students registered in the Masters of Health Informatics plan.

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Course Work and Exam Fall 2015 course outline (note 2)
  • Prerequisite: STAT 231
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Taught in English
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