Statistics and Data Science complete course

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Statistics and Data Science

Statistical tools have allowed us to answer some of humanity’s most urgent concerns. Whether you’re a physician, researcher, data scientist, or journalist, the ability to ask the proper research questions and evaluate data is a crucial talent in medicine. Medical Statistics makes use of real-life examples from the medical literature to introduce statistical concepts and procedures routinely used in medical research to the general public and the popular press

Who Should Sign Up?
Experts in medicine
Undergraduates and postgraduates interested in jobs in data science, epidemiology, or statistics are encouraged to apply.
Journalists who cover health and science
Scientists interested in biology who work with data

What Will I Learn?

  • how to analyse, interpret, describe, and visualise data using R or SAS, as well as basic programming skills.
  • Probability and statistical inference foundations
  • In medical research, statistical tests and visuals are used.

Topics for this course

10 Lessons

Statistics and Data Science

Webinar – How to Analyze Research Data58:53
Webinar: Effective Data Visualization in the Era of COVID-1900:00:00
Data Overload: Making Sense of Statistics in the News00:00:00
Webinar: How to Be a Statistical Detective00:00:00
Webinar – Supersize Your Career with Big Data00:00:00
Seminar – Advanced Technology for the Common Good00:00:00
Seminar – Secure Data Science on the Internet of Things00:00:00
Seminar – Complex Coupled Networked Systems00:00:00
Seminar – Applying Theory to Practice (and Practice to Theory)00:00:00
Seminar – From Bytes to Bites: How Data Science Might Help Feed the World00:00:00

Enrolment validity: Lifetime


  • No prior programming experience is required.
  • It's a plus if you know how to use Excel.