Course Catalog » Biostatistics 214

Subject: Biostatistics
Course Number: 214
Course Title: Programming for Health Data Science in R II
Min units: 2      Max units: 3
School: Graduate Division
Department: Clinical Research Program

Course Description: R programming course to enable work in any field including biostatistics, epidemiology, data science/machine learning. This course builds on students prerequisite core R language knowledge to cover skills in advanced data transformations, visualization, working with big (in-memory) data, report-writing, and core statistic testing.
Prerequisites: BIOSTAT 213 or equivalent.
Restrictions: This is a core course of the Health Data Science (HDS) program and part of the Training in Clinical Research Program and may have space limitations. Auditing is not permitted.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Lab-Skills, Student - Lecture, Student - Lab-Skills

Instructor of Record: E. Gennatas
Additional Instructor(s): J. Kornak
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No