Biostats Course VHM 801 (VHM-8010-1) at AVC - Fall Semester 2018

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Course assignments and exam

Schedule for the Fall Semester 2018:

SessionDateHoursRoomTopicsTextbook reference
1-LThu 30/89-11LCIntroduction; Descriptive statisticsS:1.1+2+3; BM:1+2; MMC:1.1-2
1-PFri 31/813-16CLMeet MinitabMM:ch8; 1:1,10,16,42,51,65,72; x:1 (1:22,77; x:2)
2-LThu 6/913-15LCSampling; Experimental designS:1; BM:7+8; MMC:2.6+3.0-2
2-PMon 10/913-16CL2:7,67; 3:4,10,14,40,94; x:3 (2:69; 3:18,19,52,95)
3-LThu 13/913-15LCProbability; Distributions and random variablesS:4; BM:9+10; MMC:4
3-PMon 17/913-16CL4:14,26,48,71,75,76,78,107,108,122,123; x:4 (4:9,10,52,56,73,92,115; x:5,6)
4-LThu 20/912-14LCNormal and binomial distributions; Sampling distributionsS:5+6; BM:11+12+13; MMC: 1.3+5
4-PMon 24/913-16CL1:110,111,113,117,121,127,145; 3:77,79; 5:33,49,51; x:4(c),7,8; home assign.2001:1 (1:123,144; 4:10,60; 5:47,53; x:9)
4-RWed 26/913-14S5:49,51; home assign.2001:1
5-LThu 27/913-15LCStatistical inference I: estimation, confidence intervalsS:7; BM:14.1-3+15.1-2; MMC:3.3+6.1
5-PMon 1/1013-16CL5:7,14,40,54; 6:13,14,33,45; x:10,11 (5:9,59,64; home assign.2010:1)
5-RWed 3/1013-14S5:7,40; 6:33
6-LThu 4/1013-15LCStatistical inference II: tests; One continuous sampleS:8; BM:14.5-7+15.3-4+17; MMC: 6.2-3+7.1
6-PFri 5/1013-16CL6:68,70,85,87,95,140; 7:4,50,64,73,74; x:12 (6:46,103,108,142; home assign.2009:2)
7-LThu 11/1013-15LCTwo continuous samples; One and two discrete samplesS:7.3+8.2+9; BM:18+19+20; MMC:7.2+8
6-RFri 12/1013-14S6:85,95; 7:4,64
7-PMon 15/1013-16CL7:58,59,91,102,103,104,143,145; 8:1,21,62,84,85; x:13 (7:40,66,93,132; 8:98; midterm 2013)
7-RWed 17/1013-14S7:102,103; 8:62 ; x:13
8-LThu 18/1013-15LCNon-parametric methods; Power and sample sizeBM:27.1-2+19.5; MMC:6.4; notes
8-PMon 22/1013-16CL
9-LThu 25/1013-15LCTwo-way tablesS:2.5+11.2; BM:5+22; MMC:2.5+9.1-2
9-PMon 29/1013-16CL
10-LThu 1/1113-15LCOne-way analysis of varianceS:11.3; BM:24+26.1-2+27.3; MMC:12
10-PMon 5/1113-16CL
11-LThu 8/119-11LCSimple linear regression; Statistical reportingS:10.2-3; BM:4+23; MMC:2.1+2.3+10.1-2
11-PFri 9/1113-16CL
12-LThu 15/1113-15LCCorrelation and regresssion; Bayesian methodsS:10.1; BM:3+23.5; MMC:2.2+2.4+10.2; IPS supplement (regression) + notes (Bayesian)
12-PMon 19/1113-16CL
13-LThu 22/1112-14LCTwo-way analysis of varianceBM:26.4-6; MMC:13
13-PMon 26/1113-16CL
14-LThu 29/1113-15LC2Course wrap-up
14-PFri 30/1113-16CL
LC = AVC Learning Commons, room 278N; LC2 = AVC Learning Commons, room 280N; CL = AVC large computer lab (218S), S = AVC 3 North seminar room (343N),
legend for textbooks: S=Stephens; BM: Baldi & Moore; MMC: Moore, McCabe & Craig,

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