The lessons primarily consist of theoretical expositions on the statistical methods of the course. These are complemented with illustrative examples. The laboratories are designed to carry out exercises and case studies that elaborate on the practical usage of the seen methods. The implementation of the methods is done with the statistical language R.
* Training activities
THEORETICAL-PRACTICAL CLASSES. Knowledge and concepts students must acquire. Students receive course notes and will have basic reference texts to facilitate following the classes and carrying out follow-up work. Students partake in exercises to resolve practical problems and participate in workshops. (Subjects with 6 ECTS are 44 hours as a general rule/ 100% classroom instruction (excepting those subjects which do not have an exam and are 48 hours).
TUTORING SESSIONS. Individualized attendance (individual tutoring) or in-group (group tutoring) for students with a teacher. Subjects with 6 credits have 4 hours of tutoring/ 100% onsite attendance.
STUDENT INDIVIDUAL WORK OR GROUP WORK. Subjects with 6 credits have 98 hours/0% on-site.
WORKSHOPS AND LABORATORY SESSIONS. Subjects with 3 credits have 3 hours with 100% on-site instruction. Subjects with 6 credits have 6 hours/100% on-site instruction.
FINAL EXAM. Global assessment of knowledge, skills, and capacities acquired throughout the course. It entails 4 hours/100% on-site.
* Teaching methodology
THEORY CLASS. Classroom presentations by the teacher with IT and audiovisual support in which the subject`s main concepts are developed while providing material and bibliography to complement student learning.
PRACTICAL CLASS. Resolution of practical cases and problems, posed by the teacher, and carried out individually or in a group.
TUTORING SESSIONS. Individualized attendance (individual tutoring sessions) or in-group (group tutoring sessions) for students with the teacher as tutor. Subjects with 6 credits have 4 hours of tutoring/100% on-site.
LABORATORIES. Applied/experimental learning/teaching in workshops and laboratories under the Tutor's supervision.