STAT 460 Introduction to Biostatistics


Prerequisite: STAT 350, 354C or 435.


Course Description: Focuses on biostatistical aspects of design and analysis of biomedical studies, including epidemiologic observational studies and randomized clinical trials. Topics include randomization principle, confounding, ethics in human experimentation, methods of randomization, stratification, primary outcome analyses, covariate-adjusted analyses, epidemiologic measures, and sample size and power computation.Offered by Statistics. Limited to two attempts.

Students with the terminated from VSE major attribute may not enroll.