Autumn 2020 STAT 35800

Course: STAT 35800=PBHS 33500

Title: Statistical Applications

Instructor(s): Robert Gibbons

Class Schedule: Sec 01: MW 1:30 PM-2:50 PM (subject to change)

Office Hours: 

Description: This course provides a transition between statistical theory and practice. The course will cover statistical applications in medicine, mental health, environmental science, analytical chemistry, and public policy. ,Lectures are oriented around specific examples from a variety of content areas. Opportunities for the class to work on interesting applied problems presented by U of C faculty will be provided. Although an overview ,of relevant statistical theory will be presented, emphasis is on the development of statistical solutions to interesting applied problems.

Prerequisite(s): PBHS 32400/STAT 22400 or equivalent, and PBHS 32600/STAT 22600, or PBHS 32700/STAT 22700 or equivalent; or consent of instructor.