401-0625-01L  Applied Analysis of Variance and Experimental Design

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersL. Meier
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
401-0625-01 VApplied Analysis of Variance and Experimental Design2 hrs
Mon13:15-15:00HG G 5 »
L. Meier
401-0625-01 UApplied Analysis of Variance and Experimental Design
Mon 15-17 might not work for all different programmes where this course is offered. On sufficient demand, other slots for the exercise sessions can be offered.
1 hrs
Mon/2w15:15-17:00HG E 1.1 »
L. Meier

Catalogue data

AbstractPrinciples of experimental design. One-way analysis of variance. Multi-factor experiments and analysis of variance. Block designs. Latin square designs. Split-plot and strip-plot designs. Random effects and mixed effects models. Full factorials and fractional designs.
ObjectiveParticipants will be able to plan and analyze efficient experiments in the fields of natural sciences. They will gain practical experience by using the software R.
ContentPrinciples of experimental design. One-way analysis of variance. Multi-factor experiments and analysis of variance. Block designs. Latin square designs. Split-plot and strip-plot designs. Random effects and mixed effects models. Full factorials and fractional designs.
LiteratureG. Oehlert: A First Course in Design and Analysis of Experiments, W.H. Freeman and Company, New York, 2000.
Prerequisites / NoticeThe exercises, but also the classes will be based on procedures from the freely available, open-source statistical software R, for which an introduction will be held.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits5 credits
ExaminersL. Meier
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 120 minutes
Written aids10 hand- or typewritten A4 pages (= 5 sheets written on both sides). Pocket calculator. No communication devices (cell phone, WLAN, etc.).
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