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Short Course: Sample Size and Power Calculations

Event date: 
7 November 2018 - 9:00am
Location: 
UNSW Kensington Campus, Law Building (F8), Lecture Theatre G23
Seats available: 
100
Cost: 
See website
Booking deadline: 
Wednesday, 7 November 2018 - 9:00am

Sample size and power calculations are essential parts of planning a scientific study. We will: introduce basic principles of precision-based and power-based sample size calculations; demonstrate sample size calculations for various outcome types in single-sample and multi-group studies; discuss related issues, such as multiple comparisons; highlight some useful R packages.

Course outline (subject to change):

  • Introduction and motivation
  • Basic principles of power and sample size calculations
  • Single-sample studies
  • Comparing groups: normally-distributed outcomes
  • Comparing groups: other outcome types
  • Complex power calculations via simulation
  • Other issues

Morning and afternoon tea and lunch are included in the course fee.

Please bring your own laptop.

Note for UNSW attendees:

All UNSW attendees need to pay course fees. If you would like to pay by internal transfer through your school, please choose the appropriate "Free" ticket to register for the course and then arrange with your department to pay the course fee. If you would like to pay immediately, please choose the appropriate "Credit Card Payment" ticket.

Register URL:

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sample-size-and-power-calculations-tickets-5077…

Registration closing date:

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 09:00am

Seat availability: 100

Cost: UNSW Students $100, UNSW Staff $200, External participants $500

Location:  UNSW Kensington Campus, Law Building (F8), Lecture Theatre G23

Contact: stats.central@unsw.edu.au

Contact for inquiries: 
stats.central@unsw.edu.au
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