This unit focuses on the key elements of experimental design and data analysis in the context of medical research. In this unit, students develop and apply their skills as they are guided through the design, planning, data collection, statistical analysis, interpretation and write-up of an experimental research project. Students gain familiarity with the structure and understanding of primary scientific literature, and develop their oral, written and computer skills in preparing their experimental write-up and an associated research presentation.
|Unit name||Experimental Design and Analysis in Medical Research|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
|Coordinator||Doctor Renee Ross|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Evaluate approaches to data analysis and design experiments in medical research.
- Plan and execute a research project and independently analyse the data
- Report and present data and conclusions for a scientific audience
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- Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
- HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
- FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4
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