Current Crosslistings BIOL 5062

BIOL 5062

STAT 2080 OR ECON 2280

Be familiar with the assumptions of independence, linearity and homoscedasticity Calculate and understand correlations, linear regression, analysis of variance Understand the basics of probability theory, formal statistical inference and hypothesis testing Write a report in the style of a scientific paper

Experience in using statistical computing softwareFamiliarity with the mess that is real dataUnderstand the concepts and principal methods of multivariate analysisUnderstand the goals of data analysisAble to use statistical computing softwareFamiliar with the criticisms of hypothesis testingFamiliarity with information-theoretic model selectionFamiliarity with statistical likelihood and its usesWrite-up the analysis of real data