HPS-200 Statistics for the Health Professions
The focus of this course is on understanding basic statistical concepts used in health professions research, including levels of measurement, measures of central tendency and data distribution, power, effect size and sample size, and commonly used descriptive and inferential statistics. Basic Excel statistical commands also will be explored. Students will learn to present data graphically, interpret data presented in tables and graphs, run commonly used statistics, and interpret results of inferential statistical findings. An introduction to the statistics and graphics used in quality Assurance and performance improvement also will be provided.
Study Methods:Online Courses (HPS-200-OL) Jan 2013 Apr 2013
Semester Hours: 3