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Likelihood FunctionBayesian StatisticsP-ValueStatistical Inference

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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
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
Week 2: Overview2m
Interview with Professor Zoltan Dienes10m
Assignment 2.1: Likelihoods30m
Assignment 2.2: Bayesian Statistics30m
4 practice exercises
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
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
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

Daniel Lakens

Associate Professor
Department of Human-Technology Interaction