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Basic statistics for clinical trials

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Academic Direction
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Modes of Study

This module will introduce the basic statistical methods used in clinical trials.It is a core module for the Clinical Trials programme.

Students will learn how to select and apply appropriate statistical methods to analyse data from clinical trials, and how to present, interpret and discuss the analyses clearly and concisely.


15 [150 hours]


Unseen written examination (2hr 15). If you fail the module, you are allowed one further attempt at the examination.

For full information regarding this module please see the module specification.