Research Methodology and Biostatistics – Now Open for Registration

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

Online – login information will be emailed on the course start date




12 weeks – 48 credit hours


Susan Ordine, Kevin Quach

Learner Outcomes

Research Methodology

  • Learn to categorize research studies
  • Design a study
  • Learn to measure and analyze data
  • Understand principles of conducting ethical research


  • Understand concepts of hypothesis testing, p values, descriptive statistics
  • Learn the effect of sample size and statistical power
  • Learn statistical tools

Evaluation Method

Module quizzes, activities, final exam

Intended For

Healthcare practitioners interested in clinical research

Text Book

Medical Statistics at a Glance



Certificate Program

Clinical Research Program

Topics Covered

  • Research question, objective and hypothesis
  • Observational vs experimental research
  • Qualitative and quantitative study designs
  • Epidemiology concepts and terms
  • Clinical research study protocol
  • Ethical Research
  • Descriptive statistics and inferential statistics
  • Variables and types of data
  • Statistical functions in Excel
  • Hypothesis testing and confidence intervals
  • Sample size calculations and power

Research Methodology and Biostatistics (RMCR110) is part of the Clinical Research Program.


CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
RMCR110-1Research Methodology and BiostatisticsOnline$699.00Jan-16-2017 to Apr-07-2017Jan-09-2017Open
RMCR110-2Research Methodology and BiostatisticsOnline$699.00May-01-2017 to Jul-21-2017Apr-24-2017Open