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140.605.11 INTRODUCTION TO THE SAS STATISTICAL PACKAGE

Department: Biostatistics
Term: Summer Inst. term
Credits: 2 credits
Contact: Ayesha Khan
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
Description:

Through this course, the student will become an adept user of the SAS statistical package, mastering the skills needed for effective data management, data manipulation, and data analysis. The student will learn how to document work, and make the work replicable. Graphical techniques for displaying data will be discussed. While this course will use the SAS statistical package exclusively, much of the technical knowledge and some of the computing techniques will be applicable to any statistical package. No prerequisites.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Adeptly use the SAS statistical package
Demonstrate effective data management, data manipulation, and data analysis

Methods of Assessment: Graded exercises
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Mon 07/02/2012 - Fri 07/06/2012
  • Monday 1:30 - 5:00
  • Tuesday 1:30 - 5:00
  • Wednesday 1:30 - 5:00
  • Thursday 1:30 - 5:00
  • Friday 1:30 - 5:00
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Enrollment Restriction: 0
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail