Taught course

Statistics with Applications in Medicine

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent, including modules in mathematics and statistics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course provides a broad grounding in advanced statistical methods, with a focus on applications in research, the NHS and the pharmaceutical industry; the course structure also allows mathematicians with some statistical experience to move into this field.

Modules
Analysis of repeated measures; bayesian methods; biological assay; clinical trials; communications and research skills; computer-intensive statistical methods; design and analysis of experiments; epidemiological studies; generalised linear models; multi-level modelling; multivariate distribution theory and inference; statistical computing; statistical genetics; survival analysis; univariate theory and inference; dissertation.

For further information, please visit our website.

Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
18 months
full time
9 months

Course contact details

Name
Social Sciences
Email
PGTapply.FSHS@soton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 7342