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Courses - Spring 2019
BIOL
Biology
BIOL705
Statistics & Modeling for Biologists
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Credit only granted for: BIOL705 or BIOL709F.
Formerly: BIOL709F.
An overview of essential probability and statistics using R with a focus on biological problems. Topics include: parameter estimation (likelihood, Bayesian), confidence intervals and hypothesis testing, multiple testing, experimental design and power analysis, and resampling-based measures of uncertainty. Practical use of computers will be emphasized.