This course strives for students to learn about and know how to apply basic statistical tests that enable them to analyze and interpret data from research in the health sciences. Its subject matter is presented in a practical manner through use of the basic statistical package of PASW (Predictive Analytics SoftWare), better known as SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences). This course is taught via distance learning.
This course aims to that students understand and are aware of the usefulness of the statistics in the field of research in health sciences. To know the basic statistical methods to plan and develop their professional and research activity and that they acquire the skills necessary to manage, analyze, and interpret data from research in the field of the health sciences.