# PřF:Bi5040c Biostatistics - practices - Course Information

## Bi5040c Biostatistics - practices

**Faculty of Science**

autumn 2017

**Extent and Intensity**- 0/1/0. 1 credit(s) (fasci plus compl plus > 4). Type of Completion: z (credit).
**Teacher(s)**- Mgr. Klára Benešová (seminar tutor)

RNDr. Danka Haruštiaková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)

Mgr. Renata Chloupková (seminar tutor)

RNDr. Jiří Jarkovský, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)

Mgr. Ivana Katinová (seminar tutor)

RNDr. Denisa Krejčí, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)

RNDr. Jan Mužík, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)

RNDr. Tereza Nečasová (seminar tutor)

Mgr. Ondřej Ngo (seminar tutor)

RNDr. Michal Svoboda (seminar tutor)

Mgr. Jan Švancara (seminar tutor)

Mgr. Michal Uher (seminar tutor) **Guaranteed by**- prof. RNDr. Ladislav Dušek, Ph.D.

RECETOX - Faculty of Science

Contact Person: RNDr. Jiří Jarkovský, Ph.D.

Supplier department: RECETOX - Faculty of Science **Timetable of Seminar Groups**- Bi5040c/01_1: Mon 18. 9. to Fri 15. 12. Thu 8:00–9:50 D29/347-RCX2,
*J. Jarkovský*

Bi5040c/01_2: Mon 18. 9. to Fri 15. 12. Thu 8:00–9:50 D29/347-RCX2,*J. Jarkovský*

Bi5040c/02_1: Mon 18. 9. to Fri 15. 12. Thu 10:00–11:50 D29/347-RCX2,*J. Jarkovský*

Bi5040c/02_2: Mon 18. 9. to Fri 15. 12. Thu 10:00–11:50 D29/347-RCX2,*J. Jarkovský*

Bi5040c/03_1: Mon 18. 9. to Fri 15. 12. Fri 8:00–9:50 D29/347-RCX2,*J. Jarkovský* **Prerequisites**- NOW (
**Bi5040**Biostatistics - basic course )

Bi5040 Biostatistics in the same semester. **Course Enrolment Limitations**- The course is offered to students of any study field.
**Course objectives**- Descriptive statistics, data visualisation.

Tables of distribution functions.

Introduction to sampling design and experimental design.

Distribution of continuous and bivariate variables.

Application of binomial distribution in biology.

One sample testing.

Two sample testing.

Application of goodness-of-fit test in biology.

Analysis of variance (ANOVA), non - parametric ANOVA.

Corelation, linear regression. **Syllabus**- Introduction to statistics, testing of hypotheses.
- Tables of distribution functions. Sampling from biological populations, data processing.
- Introduction to sampling design. Continuous, ordinal and nominal data in biology.
- Distribution of continuous and bivariate variables - testing of hypotheses, graphical methods.
- Application of binomial distribution in biology.
- One sample testing: sample mean, median, standard deviation, variance, binomial p.
- Two sample testing. Parametric and non - parametric methods.
- Application of goodness-of-fit test in biology, analysis of R x C contingency tables, discrimination of categorical data.
- Covariance, correlation coefficients.
- Analysis of variance (ANOVA), non-parametric ANOVA alternatives.
- Linear regression.

**Literature**- Petrie, A., Watson, P. (2006) Statistics for Veterinary and Animal Science, Wiley-Blackwell; 2nd ed
- Zar, J.H. (1998) Biostatistical analysis. Prentice Hall, London. 4th ed.
- Sokal, R.R., Rohlf, F.J. (1994) Biometry, W. H. Freeman, 3th ed.

*recommended literature***Teaching methods**- Practical training using computers
**Assessment methods**- Exam on computers based on correct application of statistical methods on example data.
**Language of instruction**- Czech
**Further Comments**- Study Materials

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