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Postgraduate course

Statistics II

  • ECTS credits3
  • Teaching semesterSpring
  • Course codeODO-STAT2/06
  • Number of semesters1
  • LanguageEnglish if English-speaking students attend the seminars, otherwise Norwegian
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ECTS Credits

3 ECTS credits

Level of Study

Specialst programme, PhD

Teaching semester

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

Grading Scale

Pass/ fail (bestått/ ikke bestått)


Department of Clinical Dentistry


Higher Executive Officer Else Fredriksen

e-mail: else.fredriksen@uib.no

Telephone:55 58 61 86

Exam information

  • Type of assessment: Take-home examination

    Assignment handed out
    17.03.2023, 09:30
    Submission deadline
    31.03.2023, 09:30
    Withdrawal deadline
    Examination system
    Digital exam