8-12 hours total study time per week
Semester 1 & 2
Three written assignments worth 30%, 35% and 35%
If you have not used R or Stata previously, it is recommended that you have access to the text for the relevant software. Hadley Wickham and Garrett Grolemund, R for Data Science: Import, Tidy, Transform, Visualize, and Model Data. O’Reilly Media, 2017. Svend Juul, Morten Frydenberg. An Introduction to Stata for Health Researchers. Stata Press 2014 For details, including ISBN, see the BCA Textbook and Software Guide
Stata or R statistical software. RStudio is also strongly recommended.
The topics covered are:
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