PhD basic courses in transferable skills

 

Statistics I: Basic Statistics, Umeå

The objective of the course is to give an introduction to basic probability theory and statistical inference.

    On completion of the course, the student will be able to:
    • use basic probability concepts and statistical principles
    • formulate a problem in statistical terms
    • describe common statistical methods including conditions and assumptions
    • apply basic statistical methods in scientific research
    • select an appropriate statistical method for a given problem
    • carry out a basic statistical analysis
    • interpret and evaluate results correctly and draw reasonable conclusions
    • clearly and concisely communicate results and conclusions
    • use statistical software for analysis

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 Magnus.Ekstrom@slu.se to check the availability of places in the course.

 

Course

Occasion
Statistics I: Basic Statistics
Location
Umeå
Course date
 
Last application day
2021-02-08
Application