SLE251 - Research Methods and Data Analysis
Trimester 1: Cloud (online)*
|Previously coded as:|
|Prerequisite:||Any 2 level one science course-grouped units|
HPS201, HPS301, SIT191, SBS310, SQB226, SLE226 and MSQ171
*Equivalent of 2 classes per week delivered online, 3 x 1 hour face-to-face classes per trimester, 4 x 2 hour practicals per trimester
Note:You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
This unit covers the scientific method, data exploration and summaries, data manipulation, presentation of results, statistical hypothesis testing, nonparametric statistics, experimental and sampling designs, regression and correlation, analyses of variance (ANOVA), tests for goodness of fit and contingency tables, and research ethics.
Online test 20%, practical class worksheet assessments 20%, project assignment 30%, examination 30%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.