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Spring 2014 Session

BIOS 757
Intermediate Biometrics

CLASS SESSION: Monday, January 13, 2014-Monday, April 28, 2014

Online Session Information: The instructor will utilize Adobe Connect to offer 10 live, online chat sessions throughout the semester. Students may participate in one optional orientation session on Monday, Jan. 13, 4 - 5:00 p.m. Students may participate in nine optional Q&A sessions, 4 - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 21; and Mondays: January 27, Feb. 10 and 24; March 3 and 24; and April 7, 21, and 28. Students may be present, either in person or online, for the orientation and Q&A sessions, or may view the sessions at a later time. USC Columbia students may attend sessions in Swearingen Engineering Center, Room 2A05; all other students will view classes via the Internet and may call in with questions during class. For students viewing the sessions live online, the Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first class meeting. Students viewing at a later time may visit the Web site at video.sc.edu; click on the appropriate college/school and then your class link to view sessions. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect.

Course Delivery Type: Web: A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc. Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.

(100% asynchronous - if course has any online or face-to-face meetings, live attendance will not be required. For any such sessions, there will be alternative ways to view or obtain the material covered).

Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit

Instructor: Andrew Ortaglia

Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Public health applications of correlation, regression, multiple regression, single and multi-factor analysis of variance and analysis of covariance.

Prerequisites: a course in introductory statistics

Information is accurate as of
June 24, 2018, 5:24 am
(Subject to change)

Course Materials
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.

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