Topic outline

  • Statistics for Life Sciences with R

    15 -18 January 2018

    University of Lausanne, Genopode building, room 2020

    This page is addressed to registered participants. To access the course description and the application form, please click here.

    For any assistance, please contact training@sib.swiss.


  • Schedule

    The course will start at 9:00 and end around 17:00. There will be two coffee breaks and a lunch break of one hour every day.


    15 January

    morning

    • Exploratory data analysis
    • Exercices

    afternoon

    • Hypothesis tests
    • T-test and assumptions
    • Parametric and non-parametric groups comparison
    • Exercices

    night

    • Social dinner

    16 January

    morning

    • Hypothesis tests - continuous

    • ANOVA 
    • Exercices

    afternoon

    • Multiple testing: FDR, FWER

    17 January

    all day

    • Regression
    • Correlation 

    18 January

    all day

    • Data representation, clustering and PCA

    • Course material

      Course material is subject to change.