Basic statistics theory

Trainer Janick Mathys
BITS Courses TRAINING AT VIB

Goal

After this basic statistics theory session, you should be able to:

  • Understand basic statistical concepts and methods for statistical analysis of life sciences data
  • Choose the correct statistical test for analyzing your data
  • Interpret and critically assess the results of basic statistical analyses

Summary

This training gives an introduction to the use of statistics for basic analyses of life sciences data. This training is a prerequisite introduction to a series of hands-on trainings on the statistical analysis of life sciences data: 'Basic statistics in R' and 'Basic statistics in Graphpad Prism'. If you want to follow one of these trainings, you have to follow this introduction. Ít will give you all the theoretical background that you need.

Those that already have a strong statistical background may register directly for the 'Basic statistics in R, part II' training.

Prerequisites

None

Schedule

See the TRAINING AT VIB website for a detailed schedule of this training.

Training material

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Scientific topics Statistical calculation, Correlation
Target audience Life Science Researchers, PhD students, post-docs