University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

PUB HLTH 7104 - Biostatistics

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to Grad Cert, Grad Dip, MPH & MHEP students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: Credit standard in PUB HLTH 7074 or PUB HLTH 7074OL
Assessment: Data management exercise, statistical analysis project
Syllabus:

This course is designed to suit students requiring a high degree of self-sufficiency in the collection, analysis and interpretation of data. The topics will include non-parametric statistical methods, linear models, logistic regression, Generalized Linear Models and Poisson regression, and survival analysis. A central feature of the course will be instruction in the use of statistical packages on computers, primarily Stata. Emphasis will be placed on data management and manipulation, practical application of statistical skills to real data sets and interpretation of results

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 09/08/2021 Wed 18/08/2021 Fri 17/09/2021 Fri 29/10/2021


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
28716 LEC0 30 16 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.
Note: This lecture is pre-recorded and can be viewed any time after publication in MyUni. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21420 WR02 30 21 29 Jul - 16 Sep Thursday 10am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
7 Oct - 28 Oct Thursday 10am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is delivered entirely online.
22300 WR01 30 25 29 Jul - 16 Sep Thursday 10am - 12pm Helen Mayo Sth, S126, Computer Suite
7 Oct - 28 Oct Thursday 10am - 12pm Helen Mayo Sth, S126, Computer Suite