Biol Experimental Design and Analysis Adv (BIOL2922)


The content of BIOL2922 will be based on BIOL2022 but qualified students will participate in alternative components at a more advanced level. The content and nature of these components may vary from year to year.

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Further unit of study information


Two lectures per week and one 3-hour practical per week.


Practical reports/presentations (60%), one 2-hour exam (40%).


Required: Ruxton, G. and Colegrave, N. 2010. Experimental design for the life sciences. 3rd Ed. Oxford
University Press
Recommended: Quinn, G. P. and Keough, 2002. Experimental Design and Data Analysis for Biologists.1st Ed. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
Recommended: Field, A. 2009. Discovering statistics using SPSS. 3rd Ed. SAGE Publications, London.

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


An average of 75 or above in 12cp from (BIOL1XXX, MBLG1XXX)


BIOL2022 or BIOL3006 or BIOL3906

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.