Statistical Reasoning I in Public Health

Type of Resource

Format

Category

Language

Self-learning

All

Results-based Management

English

The course represents an introduction to the field and provides a survey of data and data types. Specific topics include tools for describing central tendency and variability in data; methods for performing inference on population means and proportions via sample data; statistical hypothesis testing and its application to group comparisons; issues of power and sample size in study designs; and random sample and other study types. The university course material can be used for self-studies.


Developed by / Author

John McGready


Publisher

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH)


Date

2004


Typical Duration

self-paced


Link

http://ocw.jhsph.edu/courses/StatisticalReasoning1/index.cfm


Pre-requisites

None


 


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