RENR 480 - Experimental Design and Data Analysis in Environmental Sciences
Introduction to the scientific method; presentation of quantitative data in ecology, conservation and environmental sciences; common research approaches and experimental designs; fundamental concepts of statistics; classical hypothesis testing; parametric and non-parametric statistical tests; tests for binomial data; linear, non-linear, and multiple regression.
Prerequisites: U of Alberta STAT 151, or Yukon College MATH 105, or RRMT 202, or equivalent, and registration in the B.Sc. in Northern Environmental and Conservation Sciences Program or permission of the instructor.
Students must also register in the mandatory lab component of the course.