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Master InformatiqueUE Statistics for biology


This course aims at providing students with a practical approach of the analysis of biological data with R, based on the concepts acquired in the course “Probabilities and statistics for modelling 1”. The associated mathematical foundations will be developed in the course “Advanced statistics”. The following notions will be investigated :

  • Sampling and estimation (moments, robust estimators, confidence intervals)
  • Fitting
  • Additional distributions
  • Hypothesis testing (mean comparison, goodness of fit,…)

Language used

Main language used by this course: Anglais.

Structure and organisation

The course will be based on the analysis of biological datasets with the R programming language.

Volume of teachings

  • Lectures: 6 hours
  • Tutorials: 6 hours
  • Pratical works: 6 hours



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