2021 - 2022 Graduate Bulletin


Course Description

BI 412 Biostatistics 4 cr. (3-2-0)

  • Prerequisite: MA 111 or equivalent or consent of instructor

Application of statistics to biological data, with emphasis on experimental design, sampling distributions, hypothesis testing and inferential statistics. Topics include elementary parametric and nonparametric statistical analyses, various ANOVA designs, analysis of covariance, correlation, linear and non-linear regression, multiple regression, categorical analysis, and an introduction to multivariate statistics. This course emphasizes problem-solving using SPSS and other statistical software.