Indiana University Bloomington

Public Health Q611
Statistical Packages In Research

Contact: Zhongxue Chen zc3@indiana.edu
Offered: Summer Session: Every Year
Capacity: 40
Algebra Required: no
Calculus Required: no
Contact Person for Authorization: Pengcheng Xun pxun@indiana.edu
Instructor: Pengcheng Xun pxun@indiana.edu
Days Per Week Offered: 2
Website: http://oncourse.iu.edu
Recommended follow-up classes: Q601, Q602, Q603, Q612
Syllabus: No Syllabus Avaliable
Description: This course serves as an introduction to SAS for data management, data analysis, and statistical reporting. Emphasis is placed on data management. The course will include lectures, computer lab practices, and a final project.
Books: Lora D. Delwiche and Susan J. Slaughter. (2008): The Little SAS Book: A Primer, fourth edition (ISBN: 978-1-59994-725-9).
Applied/Theoretical: applied
Formal Computing Lab: Yes
Software: SAS
How Software is Used: SAS will be used to analyze and manage data
Problem Sets: yes
Data Analysis: yes
Presentation: no
Exams: no