NYU Steinhardt

Introductory Statistics for the Health Professions

  • Course Number: APSTA-GE 2005
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: The collection, tabulation, & elementary analysis of vital statistics. Sources & uses of population, mortality, & morbidity data. Classification & tabulation, frequency distribution, measures of location & variation, rates & ratios, correlations & regression, & tests of significance using the normal curve, the t distribution, & the chi-square distribution. Illustrations & examples taken from the health professions.
  • Old Course Number: E10.2005