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:**

- apply basic probability concepts and statistical principles and formulate a problem in statistical terms
- describe common statistical methods including conditions and 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.

*Det finns inga kurstillfĂ¤llen fĂ¶r denna kurs just nu*

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