This is a second course in statistics emphasizing biological examples. We cover general linear models and use computer software to analyze data.
Semester(s) Offered: Fall
Class time: Monday, Wednesday, Friday : 10:10 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Christian Lucero - email@example.com
Other Contact(s): Christian Lucero - firstname.lastname@example.org
Prerequisites: One basic statistics course
Algebra Required?: College Algebra useful
Calculus Required?: No
Day(s) per week offered: 3
Substantive Orientation: Biology
Statistical Orientation: General Linear Models
Books used: My lecture notes. Sokal and Rohlf recommended.
Formal Computing Lab?: No
Software Used: R
How the software is used: Extensively to analyze data
Problem Sets: Regular homework, generally weekly intervals
Data Analysis: Six mini-project homework sets and one final project
Exams: Final Project replaces an exam
Keywords: general linear models, biological applications
Comments: Unlike previous times this course has been offered, we will only be using R, there will be no Minitab.