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bio150 - Statistics for Biologists (Complete module description)
 Module label Statistics for Biologists Module code bio150 Credit points 6.0 KP Workload 180 h Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences Applicability of the module Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) > Naturwissenschaftliche Grundlagen Dual-Subject Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) > Ergänzungsmodule Responsible persons Kretzberg, Jutta (Module responsibility) Kretzberg, Jutta (Authorized examiners) Prerequisites Skills to be acquired in this module [nop] + knowledge of biological working methods ++ biologically relevant knowledge in the natural sciences and mathematics ++ statistics & scientific programming + interdisciplinary knowledge & thinking ++ abstract, logical, analytical thinking + independent learning and (research-based) working + data presentation and evidence-based discussion (written and spoken) + teamwork [/nop] Knowledge in applied statistics Basic knowledge of programming language R Ability to plan, conduct and interpret statistical analysis of biological data Module contents Introduction to applied statistics - background and application in R: Logic, set theory, combinatorics, probability theory, distributions, descriptive statistics, inferential statistics, statistical tests, ANOVA, study design, Bayes' statistics, correlation, regression, curve fitting Reader's advisory A detailled script for lecture and exercises is available in Stud.IP Links Language of instruction German Duration (semesters) 1 Semester Module frequency jährlich Module capacity unlimited Reference text Übungen mit R können auf einem eigenen Laptop oder im Rechnerraum absolviert werden Modullevel / module level EB (Ergänzungsbereich / Complementary) Modulart / typ of module Pflicht / Mandatory Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method Vorlesung, Übung Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge Schulmathematik, sicherer Umgang mit Computern
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture
2 -- 28
Exercises
2 -- 28
Total time of attendance for the module 56 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
within two weeks after lecture time
written exam (+15% bonus points from exercises)