Training Course in Introduction to Clinical and Translacional Bioestatistics

General Objectives of the Course

Learning basic theoretical concepts and their practical application in SPSS:
- Know how to summarise relevant information in a clinical research project, using descriptive statistics
- Master the concepts of probability as applied to biomedical research
- Acquire the ability to use inference analyses so as to make decisions about hypothesis in the context of clinical research
- Master hypothesis tests for one or more samples, using both parametric and non-parametric tests
- Know how to use hypothesis tests for categorical data
- Master the study of association between variables, using regression and correlation
- Know how to apply some inference tools for multiple samples.

Admission Requirements

Applicants must be aged 18 years or over.

Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.

Mode of Study

Face-to-face

Teaching / Evaluation language(s)

Portuguese

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Scale 0 to 20, obtained at the final evaluation test.

Learning Objectives and Intended Skills

- Know how to summarise relevant information in a clinical research project, using descriptive statistics
- Master the concepts of probability as applied to biomedical research
- Acquire the ability to use inference analyses so as to make decisions about hypothesis in the context of clinical research
- Master hypothesis tests for one or more samples, using both parametric and non-parametric tests
- Know how to use hypothesis tests for categorical data
- Master the study of association between variables, using regression and correlation
- Know how to apply some inference tools for multiple samples.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Regulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).

Study Programme

Introduction to Clinical and Translacional Bioestatistics

Academic year
2013-2014

Course Type
Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate

Duration: 54 HORAS

ECTS Credits: 2.0


Applications

Call for Applications (only in portuguese)