iSTEM Elective Module 13 Statistics in Action – Research methods


Students Learn About

  • 3Rs (randomisation, replication and ARRR), blocking
  • understanding variation
  • survey design
  • bias and precision
  • visualisation

Students Learn To

  • complete research using a variety of methods (including both summarising data and testing hypotheses based on that data)
  • describe aspects of well-designed data collection methods
  • identify problems using survey and comparison methods
  • implement data collection methods
  • work collaboratively to succinctly communicate and report relevant recommendations to real-world applications (citing limitations)