The learning methodology consists on the following elements:
-Lecture class will be taught in face-to-dace mode: Presentation of the main statistical concepts, with their justification and examples. The instructor will illustrate the methodologies with the computer and real or simulated data. Discussion of the concepts with the students. Discussion of the questions and doubts aroused during the self learning process.
-Exercises class. Classes devoted to solving exercises in small groups.
-Lab class. The students solve data analysis problems by using a statistical package. They are asked to solve exercises and conceptual problems by using the statistical software. After each class and organized in small groups, they are asked to make a case study that will be evaluated.