New Course: Which Stats Method?

Sykdomspulsen has published a short course that provides a basic overview of general statistical methodology that can be useful in the areas of infectious diseases, environmental medicine, and labwork. By the end of this course, students will be able to identify appropriate statistical methods for a variety of circumstances.


You can find the course “Which Stats Method” in the Learning page.

This course will not teach students how to implement these statistical methods. The aim of this course is to enable the student to identify which methods are required for their study, allowing the student to identify their needs for subsequent methods courses, self-learning, or external help.

You should take this course if you are one of the following:

This course covers the following scenarios:


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For attribution, please cite this work as

White (2022, Jan. 11). Sykdomspulsen: New Course: Which Stats Method?. Retrieved from

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  author = {White, Richard Aubrey},
  title = {Sykdomspulsen: New Course: Which Stats Method?},
  url = {},
  year = {2022}