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Approx. 23 hours to complete

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Subtitles: Chinese (Simplified), Portuguese (Brazilian), Russian, English, Spanish

Skills you will gain

ExperimentExperimental DesignStatistical ModelR ProgrammingStatistics

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Flexible deadlines

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 23 hours to complete

Suggested: 9 weeks, 8-10 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: Chinese (Simplified), Portuguese (Brazilian), Russian, English, Spanish

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Basic Experiment Design Concepts

2 videos (Total 19 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
02. Basic Experiment Design Concepts8m
1 reading
ALL COURSE MATERIALS10m
1 practice exercise
Understanding the Basics16m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Tests of Proportions

7 videos (Total 41 min), 2 quizzes
7 videos
04. Getting Started with R and RStudio2m
05. Exploring Data and a First Test of Proportions7m
06. Understanding and Reporting Your First Statistical Test5m
07. Exact Tests, Asymptotic Tests, and the Binomial Test2m
08. More One-Sample Tests of Proportions9m
09. Two-Sample Tests of Proportions11m
2 practice exercises
Understanding Tests of Proportions36m
Doing Tests of Proportions30m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

The T-Test

2 videos (Total 25 min), 2 quizzes
2 videos
11. Analyzing a Simple A/B Test with a T-Test10m
2 practice exercises
Understanding Experiment Designs20m
Doing Independent-Samples T-Tests30m
Week
4
2 hours to complete

Validity in Design and Analysis

4 videos (Total 41 min), 2 quizzes
4 videos
13. Data Assumptions and Distributions14m
14. Testing for ANOVA Assumptions9m
15. Mann-Whitney, a Nonparametric T-Test2m
2 practice exercises
Understanding Validity24m
Doing Tests of Assumptions30m
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Top reviews from Designing, Running, and Analyzing Experiments

By DSJun 4th 2017

This was really useful. The course was well structured and provided excellent real-life examples that are easily transferrable to other scenarios. Keep it up!

By MPJul 17th 2019

Very difficult content of the module, but the teacher explained the issues clearly. Tests were also helpful in understanding and mastering the material.

Instructors

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Scott Klemmer

Professor
Cognitive Science & Computer Science
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Jacob O. Wobbrock

Professor
The Information School

About University of California San Diego

UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom—life is their laboratory....

About the Interaction Design Specialization

You will learn how to design technologies that bring people joy, rather than frustration. You'll learn how to generate design ideas, techniques for quickly prototyping them, and how to use prototypes to get feedback from other stakeholders like your teammates, clients, and users. You'll also learn principles of visual design, perception, and cognition that inform effective interaction design....
Interaction Design

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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