[ 405FUSCFUS5S19 ] SE Fundamentals of scientific research and general skills V

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS R - Doctoral programme Human Medicine 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)Zulassung zum Doktoratsstudium Medical Sciences
Original study plan Doctoral programme Doctoral Program in Medical Sciences 2021W
Objectives The participants have the knowledge to plan, analyze, and present a clinical trial regarding biostatistical aspects.
  • identifying relevant information needed to plan a clinical trial
  • statistical methods for data analysis and sample size estimation
  • writing a study plan (including application form for institutional review board and statistical analysis plan)
  • writing a study report and presenting study results
Criteria for evaluation Attendance of 80% is mandatory. It is not possible to achieve a positive grade, if requirements concerning attendance cannot be fulfilled. The final grade is based on a seminar paper and presentation of this seminar paper. The seminar paper covers a study plan and study report of a simulated clinical trial (trial data provided by the course instructor). The seminar paper can be written in groups.
Language English
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 20
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority