University College Dublin


Course Name Biostatistics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X845
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2018/2019 September
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The following entry routes are available:
Prof Cert Biostatistics PT (X845)

1 Years

Part Time

Rolling *

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Duration 1 year part-time
Course Fee ProfCert Biostatistics (X845) Part Time
EU/NONEU fee per year - €1695

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Entry Requirements

Expand+-Applicants to the programme should hold an Irish level 8 qualification (Higher Diploma or Higher Degree with an award of 2.2 or above) or international equivalent from a recognised third level institution.
-Applicants must supply tr...

Course Content

Expand+ProfCert Biostatistics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 15)
Quantitative skills are essential for the conduct of biomedical research - from Principal Investigators, to PhD students such skills permit objective evaluation of hypotheses.


Subjects Taught

Expand+Data Management and Statistics with SPSS (core, 5 credits, semester 1) 

Understanding and managing data; describing, visualising and exploring data in IBM SPSS

Biostatistics 1 (core, 5 credits, semester 1) 

Descriptive statis...

Number of Credits 15
Further Enquiries Contact Name:Christine Ridge
Contact Number:01 716 34 29
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