In this module we will study experimental designs. We will learn about the principles of a good experimental design, the relative advantages and disadvantages of each method.Learning Objectives:Principles of experimental designs – control, randomization and replicationExperimental Vs. Sampling MethodsComparative Experiments – Completely Randomized Design, Randomized Block Design, Factorial DesignMatched Pair DesignClinical Trial and Double-Blind ExperimentsExperimental Ethics
Statistics and Probability
Community College / Lower Division, College / Upper Division
Ohio Transfer Module Mathematics, Statistics, and Logic (TMM) Standards
Core TMM010 Outcome: Core skill demonstrated by students who successfully complete an Introductory Statistics Course
Standard: Identify the characteristics of a well-designed statistical study and be able to critically evaluate various aspects of a study. Recognize the limitations of observational studies and common sources of bias in surveys and experiments. Recognize that association is not causation.