Dr. Joel Shore
Telephone: 416-736-2100 ext. 33492
Date and Time: Mondays: 11:30 - 2:30
Location: 211 McLaughlin College
Course Session: FALL 2017 - Start date: September 11, 2017
Course ID.: K76G01
This course examines common statistical methods used in biology. Data science and statistical workflows are developed. Descriptive statistics, generalized linear models, regression, nonparametric tests, bootstrapping, randomization tests, tree-based analysis, multivariate statistics, and time-series analysis are considered. The R programming and software environment will be used for data analysis.
Prerequisite: BIOL 2060, previously numbered BIOL 3090 or an undergraduate course in Statistics. Students who have not taken a statistics course within the last three years are required to audit BIOL 2060 lectures.