Why should you take this course?

In this course, you will be equipped with tools, enabling you to: 

Engage with Biostatistics course material from a grounded perspective, in line with your goals

Borrow and build frameworks for exploring data

Be empowered to ask questions and seek support, with recognition that we are all learners on this journey

Understand starting points for exploring and getting up to speed on new analytical concepts

Celebrate your progress along the way in your data journey!

Who is this course for?

  • MPH students who are taking Biostatistics and wanting to land an RA role or internship with a focus on data analysis..

  • Recent public health graduates who are refreshing their Biostatistics skills and wanting to take on more data analysis soon.

  • Professionals with a medical or healthcare background who are building their Biostatistics and data analysis skills.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome!

    • Welcome to Preparing for Success in Biostatistics!

  • 2

    Addressing Statistics Anxiety

    • Expectations and Experience

    • [Video] Addressing Statistics Anxiety

  • 3

    Elements of a Weekly Study Plan

    • Planning for a successful week

    • [Video] Elements of a Weekly Study Plan

  • 4

    Creating folder setups for an efficient workflow

    • Putting each assignment in its place

    • [Video] Creating folder setups for an efficient workflow

  • 5

    Getting your data visualizations portfolio-ready

    • Taking your summaries beyond default

    • [Video] Preparing Visualizations for your Portfolio

  • 6

    Using supplemental resources to enhance your learning

    • Using the right resources is a key skill

    • [Video] Using supplemental resources to enhance your learning

  • 7

    Keep in touch

    • Thank you!