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  1. Semester 1 - Week 1 6 items
    1. Research methods for the biosciences - D. Holmes, P. Moody, D. Dine, Laurence Trueman 2017

      Book Essential Section 1 Chapter 1

    2. Semester 1 - Week 3 2 items
  2. Semester 1 - Week 5 3 items
    Reading for Weeks 7-10
    1. Research Methods for the Biosciences - D. Holmes, P. Moody, D. Dine 2011

      Book Essential Please Read: Section 1 Chapter 2

    2. Choosing and using statistics: a biologist's guide 3rd edition. - Calvin Dytham c2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Please Read: Chapters 1 through 4

    3. OpenIntro Statistics - David Diez, Christopher Barr, Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel

      Book Recommended Please Read: Sections 1.1 - 1.5 and Practice exercises:¬†End of chapter exercises in Chapter 1: 1.1, 1.3, 1.11, 1.13, 1.17, 1.19, 1.25, 1.27, 1.31 (solutions are at the end of the book)

  3. Semester 1 - Week 10 3 items
    Please try and skim before class in week 10 and read-indepth afterwards.
    1. Research Methods for the Biosciences - D. Holmes, P. Moody, D. Dine 2011

      Book Essential Sections 11.7-11.8 from Chapter 11 on Reporting Results.

    2. Choosing and using statistics: a biologist's guide 3rd edition. - Calvin Dytham c2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Read Chapter 5 and Chapter 6. Try following the examples and exercises in R.

    3. OpenIntro Statistics - David Diez, Christopher Barr, Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel

      Book Recommended Sections 1.6-1.7. Make sure to try the exercises.

  4. Semester 2 - Week 1 3 items
    Please try and skim before class in week 1 (semester 2) and read-indepth afterwards.
    1. Choosing and using statistics: a biologist's guide 3rd edition. - Calvin Dytham c2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Revise Chapter 4 (Hypothesis Testing, Sampling and Experimental Design) and Read Chapter 7 (the tests to look for differences).

    2. Handbook of Biological Statistics

      Audio-visual document Recommended Additional Resource for Statisics

    3. An R Companion for the Handbook of Biological Statistics

      Webpage Recommended R code for all statistical tests in the Handbook of Biological Statistics

  5. Semester 2 - Week 2 4 items
    Please try and skim before class in week 2 (semester 2) and read-indepth afterwards.
    1. Choosing and using statistics: a biologist's guide 3rd edition. - Calvin Dytham c2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential Read Chapter 8 (the tests 2: tests to look at relationships). Try following the examples and exercises in R.

  6. Semester 2 Week 5 (and onwards) 2 items
    1. Research Methods for the Biosciences - D. Holmes, P. Moody, D. Dine 2011

      Book Essential Chapter 4 is helpful in understanding ethical and safety issues involved in conducting research and may be relevant for your project.

    2. Research Methods for the Biosciences - D. Holmes, P. Moody, D. Dine 2011

      Book Recommended Chapter 11 may be helpful in writing CW3