3 ECTS credits
Level of Study
Specialst programme, PhD
Spring term every 3 years
Objectives and Content
The aim of the course is to provide students with an introduction to applied biostatistics with an emphasis on oral healt sciences.
This course focuses on application of a statistical computer package (STATA) and includes descriptive statistics, estimation and hypothesis testing of continuous data and frequency tables, and regression models.
Required Previous Knowledge
Bachelor's degree in dentistry, medicine or related sciences. Students enroled in a Master's degree programme can take this course. Completed ODO-STAT1/06 is recommended.
Teaching Methods and Extent of Organized Teaching
Lectures, 3 hours per week for 7 weeks, a total of 21 hours.
Compulsory Assignments and Attendance
Participation by at least 80% of the lectures.
Forms of Assessment
1 week home exam
Pass/ fail (bestått/ ikke bestått)
Department of Clinical Dentistry
Higher Executive Officer Else Fredriksen
Telephone:55 58 61 86