Interactive Course

In this course you'll learn about basic experimental design, a crucial part of any data analysis.

• 4 hours
• 12 Videos
• 52 Exercises
• 4,170 Participants
• 4,400 XP

### Course Description

Experimental design is a crucial part of data analysis in any field, whether you work in business, health or tech. If you want to use data to answer a question, you need to design an experiment! In this course you will learn about basic experimental design, including block and factorial designs, and commonly used statistical tests, such as the t-tests and ANOVAs. You will use built-in R data and real world datasets including the CDC NHANES survey, SAT Scores from NY Public Schools, and Lending Club Loan Data. Following the course, you will be able to design and analyze your own experiments!

1. 1

#### Introduction to Experimental Design

Free

An introduction to key parts of experimental design plus some power and sample size calculations.

2. #### Randomized Complete (& Balanced Incomplete) Block Designs

Use the NHANES data to build a RCBD and BIBD experiment, including model validation and design tips to make sure the BIBD is valid.

3. #### Basic Experiments

Explore the Lending Club dataset plus build and validate basic experiments, including an A/B test.

4. #### Latin Squares, Graeco-Latin Squares, & Factorial experiments

Evaluate the NYC SAT scores data and deal with its missing values, then evaluate Latin Square, Graeco-Latin Square, and Factorial experiments.

1. 1

#### Introduction to Experimental Design

Free

An introduction to key parts of experimental design plus some power and sample size calculations.

2. #### Basic Experiments

Explore the Lending Club dataset plus build and validate basic experiments, including an A/B test.

3. #### Randomized Complete (& Balanced Incomplete) Block Designs

Use the NHANES data to build a RCBD and BIBD experiment, including model validation and design tips to make sure the BIBD is valid.

4. #### Latin Squares, Graeco-Latin Squares, & Factorial experiments

Evaluate the NYC SAT scores data and deal with its missing values, then evaluate Latin Square, Graeco-Latin Square, and Factorial experiments.

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##### kaelen medeiros

Data Scientist, Product at DataCamp

Kaelen is the Data Scientist for the Product team at DataCamp. They are an admin for the R-Ladies Global community. Kaelen received a MS in Biostatistics from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, where they worked at the Louisiana Tumor Registry. Before DataCamp, they designed experiments (and more!) for the American College of Surgeons, HERE Technologies, and HealthLabs. If you meet them, you will undoubtedly hear about their cat, Scully, within the first 3 minutes. Other favorite topics include aliens, popcorn, podcasts, and nail polish.

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