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Hypothesis Testing: Experimental Design

Learn how to set up experiments to both address research questions and weigh the trade off between resources and errors.

  • Skill level

    Beginner
  • Time to complete

    Approx. 2 hours
  • Certificate of completion

    Included with paid plans
  • Prerequisites

    None

About this course

Designing experiments is at the core of hypothesis testing, and a well designed experiment can result in invaluable data. Learn how to choose an appropriate hypothesis test, use a sample size calculator, and make decisions about how to prioritize time and budget constraints.

Skills you'll gain

  • Design reliable experiments

  • Calculate sample size

  • Weigh the tradeoffs between error and expense

Syllabus

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