The course begins with a review of sampling, sampling distributions, and simple comparative experiments. Single factor experiments with both fixed and random effects are considered. Designs illustrated include randomized blocks, latin squares and factorial experiments. Mixed models and rules for expected mean square are presented. Model adequacy, sample size considerations, power determinations and restrictions on randomization procedures are discussed. The use of statistical software packages is integrated
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throughout the course. Prerequisite: STT 3820, or permission of the instructor. [Dual-listed with STT 5820.] Dual-listed courses require senior standing; juniors may enroll with permission of the department.