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Statistics Seminar 3: Confirmatory Statistics

Video recording of the speakers presentation

Session Description

Confirmatory Statistics: Identifying, Framing & Testing Hypotheses.

This session discussed how statistical analysis helps develop and test hypotheses. At a general level it covers many topics from Chi-squared tests, contingency tables and t-tests through to ANOVA and nonparametric tests. The session also covered issues related to multiple testing in which many hypotheses are implicitly assessed simultaneously.

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Seminar Session Resources:

Introduction from Simon French - powerpoint presentation (Powerpoint Presentation)

Main talk from Andrew Mead - powerpoint presentation (Powerpoint Presentation)

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Further Details

Date: 13th November 2012

Speaker: Dr Andrew Mead (Life Sciences), with an introduction from Professor Simon French (RISCU Director)

Keywords: Statistics, Researcher

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Previous- Seminar 2: Experimental Design

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