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Course Title[Course Code]:Biological statistics (Advanced)[Agro 601]

Faculty: Agriculture
Department: Agronomy
Program: Crop Production
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Postgraduate(Master-First Semester or Second Semester)
Hours:
Lecture:( 3 ) Practical / Clinical:( - ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
The course aims at introducing the It offers theories of most common statistical techniques applicable to research in various biological disciplines. These statistical analysis techniques are also covered in depth using a range of biological data. The course contents, in addition, include types of biological data so the researcher in any biological field can basically determine which statistical test(s) is/are most applicable to data so as to enable him/her to infer valid conclusions about the population(s) under investigation. Students also will perform statistical tests using commonly used software, and learn how to interpret obtained printout pertains to various tests. The course contents assume students had previously attended an introductory course in descriptive statistics at the undergraduate level; however, the course briefly covers descriptive measures.