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About Study Course

Department: Statistical Unit
Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor: Madara Miķelsone
Study type:Full time
Course level:Master's
Target audience:Nursing Science
Branch of science:Mathematics; Theory of Probability and Mathematical Statistics


Provide basic information about the structure of statistical methods, work with IBM SPSS, data visualization and to recognize statistical methods which are used in medical publications.


Students need background knowledge in mathematics at least at secondary level and basic computer skills.

Learning outcomes


After completion of this course, students will demonstrate basic knowledge that allow:
* To visualize statistical data correctly;
* Create an online questionnaire.


After completion of this course, students will demonstrate skills:
* To input data in Excel and IMB SPSS;
* To do basic manipulations in IMB SPSS.


Skills to identify and apply the most important basic concepts and terminology in practice.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2021, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Nursing Studies2Master’sLimited choiceMadara Miķelsone