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MAT3488 Biostatistics
Credit Points: 15
MAT1114 Introductory Statistics

This unit is designed to introduce students to the principles of biostatistics. This unit has particular relevance to students considering working in the Health Sciences. It will also provide an introduction to biostatistical analyses. The statistical software SPSS will be used where appropriate.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
Y18Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences)
MAAADQMathematics Major
MAAAEEMathematics Major
SMAAAJMathematics 10 Unit Supporting Major
MIAAEGStatistics Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011