Applied Statistics in Neurosci ( 2.00 credits )
This course serves as a graduate level introduction into applied data analytic strategies focused in the neurosciences. An understanding of hypothesis testing, the relationship of design and analysis, and the interpretation of statistical tests of significance will be strongly emphasized. Methods for collecting and organizing study data, including an introduction to data analytic software such as SPSS and SAS, will be discussed. The ultimate objective of the proposed course is to provide graduate level neuroscience students will sufficient skill to independently enact various forms of data analysis.