This course is designed for a graduate student who has knowledge of basic statistics. The lectures and homework assignments will provide working knowledge of more advanced statistical methods/concepts and their applications. Lectures will be based on chapters from the textbook. Additional material will supplement this text. Topics will include power analysis, parametric and non-parametric analysis, analysis of variance and components and factor analyeses. Examples of use of these methods, descriptions of experimentaal design incorporating these methods and ethical treatment of data will be considered in all aspects of the course.