Course: Research Methodology and Biostatistics 2

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Course title Research Methodology and Biostatistics 2
Course code LBF/KIB21
Organizational form of instruction Exercise
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Langová Kateřina, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Kolářová Hana, prof. RNDr. CSc.
  • Zapletalová Jana, Mgr. Dr.
Course content
The discipline builds on the course Methodology and Statistics I. It deals with the issues of research in the area of the health and social sciences. Students are taught specific research methods and techniques. The students are expected be able to work with computer equipment and store, code and sort data and use analytical instruments of the statistical module of the MS Excel program.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Training in job and motor Skils
Learning outcomes
The discipline builds on the course Methodology and Statistics I. It deals with the issues of research in the area of the health and social sciences. Students are taught specific research methods and techniques. The students are expected be able to work with computer equipment and store, code and sort data and use analytical instruments of the statistical module of the MS Excel program.
After finishing the training students will be able to use statistical software for compute descriptive statistics and hypothesis testing when working on diploma thesis and implement obtained skills in practice.
Prerequisites
Students ought to have advanced attainments in statistics and computer technology.

Assessment methods and criteria
Mark, Written exam, Student performance

Active attendance at lectures and practical tutorials
Recommended literature
  • Komenda, S. (2000). Vypočitatelná náhoda. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého.
  • Zvárová, J. (2004). Základy statistiky pro biomedicínské obory. Praha - Karolinum.


Study plans that include the course
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