Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

STAT 453 001 (CRN: 20259)

BIOSTATISTICS

Long Title: BIOSTATISTICS
Department: Statistics
Instructor: Yuan, Ying
Meeting: 4:15PM - 5:30PM TR BRC 284 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: STAT 410 or permission of instructor
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 13
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 30
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 28
Enrollment data as of: 28-JAN-2022 12:28AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
27-APR-2018  
2:00PM - 5:00PM F TBA TBA
 
Description: An overview of statistical methodologies useful in the practice of Biostatistics. Topics include epidemiology, rates, and proportions, categorical data analysis, regression, and logistic regression, retrospective studies, case-control studies, survival analysis. Real biomedical applications serve as context for evaluating assumptions of statistical methods and models. R serves as the computing software. Cross-list: STAT 553. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for STAT 453 if student has credit for STAT 553.