The objective of the course is to give an introduction to basic
probability theory and statistical inference with applications in the
agricultural sciences and related fields of research.

** On completion of
the course, the student will be able to: **

- apply basic probability concepts and statistical principles and formulate a problem in statistical terms
- describe common statistical methods including assumptions
- select an appropriate statistical method for a given problem
- carry out a basic statistical analysis in the statistical software R
- interpret and evaluate results correctly and draw reasonable conclusions
- clearly and concisely communicate results and conclusions

**Extent: **

4 credits

**Prerequisites**

Admitted to a Ph.D. program at SLU.
If you are not a Ph.D. student or not at SLU, contact
claudia.von.bromssen@slu.se to check the availability of
places in the course.

Statistics I: Basic Statistics

Uppsala

30 Sep - 25 Oct 2024

2024-09-06