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## STATISTICS

CODE 67102 2018/2019 1 credit during the 3nd year of 8744 Movement, Sport and Health Sciences (L-22) SAVONA MED/01 SAVONA (Movement, Sport and Health Sciences) 1° Semester This unit is a module of: AULAWEB

## OVERVIEW

Statistical elaboration of data from physical activities and sports

## AIMS AND CONTENT

### LEARNING OUTCOMES

The teaching of Statistics, included in this integrated teaching, aims to provide the necessary knowledge to analyze methods for functional evaluation of athletes, with grip to applied profession.

### AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Knowing the techniques and the methods to perform data collection, organization, preparation and representation (descriptive statistics), as well as hints of probability theory and statistical inference in order to evaluate physical exercise and its effects on samples and population.

Frontal lessons

### SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The variability of biological data. Concept of measurement and type of statistical variables.
Unit of measure and order of magnitude. Rounding numbers and scientific notation.
Errors of measurement. Data transformation.
Absolute and relative frequencies, percentage, percentage changes.
Collection, organization and graphical representation of data.
Central tendency (averages and quantiles).
Statistical dispersion (variation range, variance, standard deviation, standard error, coefficient of variation).
Probability of events, probability distributions: normal curve.
Population, sampling and statistical inference: theory and types of sampling, confidence intervals of mean and percentages.

STATISTICA MEDICA PER LE PROFESSIONI SANITARIE
Lantieri, Risso, Ravera.
McGraw-Hill 2004

or

Elementi di Statistica medica.
Lantieri, Risso, Ravera.
McGraw-Hill Companies, Milano (2007).

## TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

### Exam Board

MARCO BOVE (President)

FRANCESCA LANTIERI (President)

PIERO RUGGERI (President)

LAURA STRASSERA (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

## LESSONS

Frontal lessons

### LESSONS START

Third year, first semester: early October

STATISTICS

## EXAMS

Written test

### ASSESSMENT METHODS

To solve or at least to correctly lay out exercises regarding the matter basic elements as listed in the program

### Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
18/01/2019 09:30 SAVONA Scritto
19/02/2019 09:30 SAVONA Scritto
25/06/2019 09:30 SAVONA Scritto
22/07/2019 09:30 SAVONA Scritto
20/09/2019 09:30 SAVONA Scritto