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Subtitles: English, Italian, Chinese (Simplified)

Skills you will gain

Likelihood FunctionBayesian StatisticsP-ValueStatistical Inference

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 22 hours to complete

Suggested: 7 weeks of study, 3 hours a week...

English

Subtitles: English, Italian, Chinese (Simplified)

Learners taking this Course are

  • Biostatisticians
  • Data Scientists
  • Researchers
  • Research Assistants
  • Scientists

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
3 hours to complete

Introduction + Frequentist Statistics

4 videos (Total 56 min), 5 readings, 5 quizzes
4 videos
Frequentism, Likelihoods, Bayesian statistics9m
What is a p-value20m
Type 1 and Type 2 errors18m
5 readings
Structure of the Course1m
Passing the Course1m
Research on Quizzes10m
Week 1: Overview2m
Assignment 1: Which p-values can you expect?30m
5 practice exercises
Consent Form for Use of Data2m
Pop Quiz!30m
Answer Form Assignment 1 : Which p-values can you expect?30m
Pop Quiz 2!12m
Exam Week 130m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Likelihoods & Bayesian Statistics

4 videos (Total 50 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
4 videos
Likelihoods16m
Binomial Bayesian Inference14m
Bayesian Thinking11m
4 readings
Week 2: Overview2m
Interview with Professor Zoltan Dienes10m
Assignment 2.1: Likelihoods30m
Assignment 2.2: Bayesian Statistics30m
4 practice exercises
Answer Form Assignment 2.130m
Answer Form Assignment 2.2: Bayesian Statistics30m
Pop Quiz 3!8m
Exam Week 230m
Week
3
4 hours to complete

Multiple Comparisons, Statistical Power, Pre-Registration

4 videos (Total 48 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
4 videos
Type 2 error control10m
Interview Professor Dan Simons6m
Pre-registration14m
4 readings
Week 3: Overview2m
Assignment 3.1: Positive Predictive Value45m
Assignment 3.2: Optional Stopping45m
Interview Professor Dan Simons10m
3 practice exercises
Answer Form Assignment 3.1: Positive Predictive Value30m
Answer Form Assignment 3.2: Optional Stopping30m
Exam Week 330m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Effect Sizes

3 videos (Total 29 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Cohen's d9m
Correlations9m
2 readings
Week 4: Overview1m
Assignment 4: Calculating Effect Sizes1h
3 practice exercises
Answer Form Assignment 4: Effect Sizes30m
Pop Quiz 4!8m
Exam Week 430m
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Top reviews from Improving your statistical inferences

By YKMar 2nd 2017

Excellent course. The lecturer has written code snippets that let the students visualize the meaning and interrelationship of p-values confidence-intervals power effect-size bayesian-inference.

By MRFeb 22nd 2018

Excellent course with a lot to learn. After 10 years in data analysis it provided me with great new insights and material to further improve my skills and understanding of data analysis

Instructor

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Daniel Lakens

Associate Professor
Department of Human-Technology Interaction

About Eindhoven University of Technology

Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) is a research-driven, design-oriented university of technology with a strong international focus. The university was founded in 1956, and has around 8,500 students and 3,000 staff. TU/e has defined strategic areas focusing on the societal challenges in Energy, Health and Smart Mobility. The Brainport Eindhoven region is one of world’s smartest; it won the title Intelligent Community of the Year 2011....

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  • All videos have English and Chinese subtitles. the assignments are only available in English.

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