## Syllabus 2015-16 - 75912006 - Data Analysis in Quantitative Research (Análisis de datos en investigación cuantitativa)

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• Level 1: Tutorial support sessions, materials and exams in this language
• Level 2: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams and seminars in this language
• Level 3: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams, seminars and regular lectures in this language
 DEGREE: Máster Univ. en Investigación en ciencias de la salud por la Universidad de FACULTY: Centro de Estudios de Postgrado ACADEMIC YEAR: 2015-16 COURSE: Data Analysis in Quantitative Research
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
 NAME: Data Analysis in Quantitative Research CODE: 75912006 ACADEMIC YEAR: 2015-16 LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2 ECTS CREDITS: 4.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: PC
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
 NAME: PANCORBO HIDALGO, PEDRO LUIS DEPARTMENT: U135 - ENFERMERÍA FIELD OF STUDY: 255 - ENFERMERÍA OFFICE NO.: B3 - 264 E-MAIL: pancorbo@ujaen.es P: 953212020 WEBSITE: - ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0092-6095 LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

• Introduction to computer software for statistical analysis. Basic issues
• Descriptive statistic: central tendency and dispersion
• The normal distribution of data
• The Confidence interval concept
• Probability. Hyphotesis testing
• Correlations
• Bivariate analysis: difference of proportions (chi square test) and difference of means ( parametric and non-parametric test)
• Estimation of sample size, according the statistic test.
• Analysis of variance ( ANOVA), Testing difference of means with more than 2 groups

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Learning methods include:

• Lectures
• Seminars and practical activities, using computer classroom
• Problems resolution and asignments, using e-learning platform
• Personal learning throught  UJA e-learning platform

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

• Attendance and participation in classroom
• Participation in e-learning activities
• Understanding of the concepts and use of statistical test for solving problems
• Personal or in group tasks and asignments

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
• Epidemiology and Biostatistics [Recurso electrónico] : An Introduction to Clinical Research. Edition: -. Author: Kestenbaum, Bryan. Publisher: New York, NY : Springer-Verlag New York, 2009.  (Library)
• Statistical methods for health care research. Edition: 5th ed.. Author: Munro, Barbara Hazard.. Publisher: Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2005.  (Library)
• Nursing research : generating and assessing evidence for nursing practice. Edition: Ninth Edition. Author: Polit, Denise F.. Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2012]  (Library)