Module guide

Module MA3210

Statistics - Practical Course (StatPrakt)


1 Semester
Turnus of offer:

each winter semester
Credit points:

3 (Typ B)
Course of studies, specific field and terms:
  • Bachelor Computer Science 2012 (optional subject), specialization field bioinformatics, 5th semester
  • Bachelor Computer Science 2012 (optional subject), specialization field medical informatics, 5th semester
Classes and lectures:
  • Statistics - Practical Course (practical course, 2 SWS)
  • 60 Hours work on project
  • 30 Hours in-classroom work
Contents of teaching:
  • Data management
  • Literate programming (Sweave or knitr)
  • Descriptive statistics (frequency tables, measures of location and dispersion)
  • Simple graphics (box-whisker plot, scatter plots, histograms)
  • t-Test, Mann-Whitney U-test, Kruskal-Wallis-test
  • Bootstrap
  • Programming of functions
  • Independent data management in R
  • Independent realization of simple statistical analyses
  • Independent generation of simple graphics
  • Independent creation of literate programming scripts
  • Independent calculation of bootstrap confidence intervals
  • Independent writing of functions
Grading through:
  • continuous, successful participation in practical course, >80%
Is requisite for:
Responsible for this module:
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Andreas Ziegler
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Andreas Ziegler
  • Helge Toutenburg, Christian Heumann: Deskriptive Statistik: Eine Einführung in Methoden und Anwendungen mit R und SPSS - ISBN-13 9783540777878
  • Helge Toutenburg, Christian Heumann: Induktive Statistik: Eine Einführung mit R und SPSS - ISBN-13 9783540775096
  • Lothar Sachs, Jürgen Hedderich: Angewandte Statistik: Methodensammlung mit R - ISBN-13 9783540889014
  • offered only in German

This module is for bachelor medical informatics and bachelor computer science (compulsory field of application: bioinformatics or medical informatics) only an additional offer. It is not eligible for the study.

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