International Postgraduate Course - Design of Experiments
International Postgraduate Course - Design of
ExperimentsWageningen, held 10, 11 and 12 October 2007.
To engage you in developing your skills in design experiments in
agricultutral research, the course is in the format of â€œactive learningâ€.
A combination of an informative PowerPointÂ® lecture will be followed by a
practical group task. Day 1 and 2 will incorporate exercises to practice the
theory of designing experiments. Day 3 will be devoted to specific â€œreal-lifeâ€
problems from you, the participants, who will present and discuss your designed
By the end of this course, you should see improvement in your ability
â€¢ understand the principles and theory of designing experiments
understand and use the terminology of experimental designs
â€¢ design an
experiment in line with the research objective
â€¢ present and discuss the
concept of an experimental design
â€¢ cooperate in a team environment
The course is designed for those who are at the beginning of their
scientific careers and those who have had some experience in designing
experiments, but would like to refine their skills. We assume some basic
knowledge of common statistical methods, such as linear regression and analysis
of variance. Scientists from various disciplines are welcome to attend.
Dr Michael Grossman, University of Illinois, USA
Dr Wiebe Koops, Wageningen University, the Netherlands
Course fee is €1795, including lunches, refreshments and course materials.
Please register before 21 September 2007. Information on the programme and
invoice will be sent soon after this date. Maximum number of participants is
Cancellation: according to standard rules of
Wageningen Business School.
Course registration and information
Wageningen Business School
Box 226, 6700 AE Wageningen, the Netherlands
Fax: + 31-317-426547, Phone: +
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