Study unit
3622233 Statistical Experimental Design, 5 Cp  
Code 3622233  Validity 01.01.2012 -
Name Statistical Experimental Design  Abbreviation TKS 
Credits 5 Cp Date of expiry  
TypeBasic Studies Subject0390 Statistics 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   Grading0-5 
Recommended scheduling 
Organisation Computer Science (J,K) 

Learning outcomes 

The aim is that after the course, the student understands the basic concepts of experimental design. He/She should also be able to analyze data from di erent designs
(at least with R-software), interpret and utilize the results, and explore the validity of
the inherent assumptions or at least understand the assumptions that have been made.


Basic principles of experimental design: Blocking, randomization, repetition. Basics of power calculation, factorial experiment, random factors in factorial experiment, nested design, split-plot design, repeated measurements

Modes of study 

Exemption exam or Writen examination

Teaching methods 

Multi-modal teaching. Lectures 2 h, tutorial 14 h

Study materials 

Handout and material in the Moodle

Evaluation criteria 



Introduction to statistics and Basics in statistics


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

Present and future teaching
No teaching

Future exams
No exams