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STAT 517: Experimental Design

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable


Principles of analysis of variance and experimental design. Topics include computation and interpretation of analysis of variance; multiple comparisons;  orthogonal contrasts; and design of experiments, including factorial, hierarchical,  and split plot designs. Optional topics may include analysis of covariance; partial hierarchical designs; incomplete block designs; principles of blocking and confounding in 2**n experiments; or estimation of variance components. Computer statistical packages are used to perform computations.

When Offered: Alternate Spring, Alternate Summer

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Offered concurrently with STAT 455. Students may not receive credit for both STAT 455 and STAT 517.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

STAT 535, STAT 554, or equivalent.

Expertise