# GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
BIOSTATISTICS/BİO-205
 Course Title: BIOSTATISTICS Credits 2 ECTS 3 Course Semester 3 Type of The Course Compulsory
COURSE INFORMATION
-- (CATALOG CONTENT)
-- (TEXTBOOK)
-- (SUPPLEMENTARY TEXTBOOK)
-- (PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES)
-- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
Turkish
-- COURSE OBJECTIVES
-- COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
Knows the basic concepts of biostatistics.
Ablility of making relationship between Biostatistics and computer, Data collection methods.
Collect accurate and consistent data in the field of biology.
Present the obtained results with tables and graphs.
Have information about descriptive statistics.
Decides the appropriate sampling method.
Establish the appropriate hypothesis.
Makes appropriate testing and analysis.
Uses SPSS statistical package software.

-- MODE OF DELIVERY
The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face.
 --WEEKLY SCHEDULE 1. Week Biostatistics and basic concepts related to biostatistics. 2. Week Use of biostatistics in biology. 3. Week Measurement and sampling concepts 4. Week Processing data 5. Week Data presenting methods 6. Week Measuring the central tendency 7. Week Measuring variability 8. Week Probability distributions and sampling distributions; Midterm exam 9. Week Concepts of hypothesis testing: I. and II. type errors, 1 and 2 way tests 10. Week Hypothesis tests related to the average and ratio of a sample. 11. Week Hypothesis testing for the average and ratio of two samples. 12. Week Chi-square test 13. Week Chi-square test. 14. Week Correlation and Regression analysis 15. Week Testing of general evaluation and learning outcomes. 16. Week Final exam
-- TEACHING and LEARNING METHODS
-- ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 Quantity Total Weighting (%) Midterm Exams 1 20 Assignment 1 10 Application 0 0 Projects 1 10 Practice 0 0 Quiz 0 0 Percent of In-term Studies 40 Percentage of Final Exam to Total Score 60