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UFRGS-304 Statistics Applied to Ecology

Period P3e - Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, BrazilYear 2
UFRGS-304Statistics Applied to Ecology6 ECTSPeriod P3eUFRGS
Objectives:The course aims at providing the students with a sound basis for the analysis of ecological data, using advanced techniques of data analysis. All contents of the course will be worked upon with real ecological data, in order to students get experience with handling and analysing data.

Outcomes:General perspective of the main topics of sampling, multivariate methods and hypothesis testing with re-sampling methods. The student will be able to discriminate between the different types of analysis, choose the appropriate one and also to perform and interpret the results of these analyses.
ElectiveTaught in ENMixed
EvaluationWorkload : 150 hours
Written Exam40%Lecture30
Oral ExamSeminar
ReportPractice30
Paper60%Total60h
DefenceFieldNo