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Experimental Modeling of the Health Statistics with Computer Statistical Package: Trial on New Educational Method

Eun Hee Ha
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Department of Preventive Medicine, Medical College and Division of Epidemiology, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womans University, Korea.

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Published Online: Jul 24, 2015



Recently Computers are more and more widely used in many aspects of medicine, including education, and using computers to assist in traditional learning has many advantages. This study was carried out to provide modeling of computer learning program in health statistics.


The author analysed the present program and then surveyed the student's need by self administrated questionnaires. By one student modeling, the computer learning program has been developed and then the program was remodeled into the whole(80-90) students program.


The students thought that the current health statistical experiment was useful but laborius. And they wanted to try to new program with computer statistical package. In the aspect of trial on new educational method, the model of computer learning program in Health Statistics has been developed.


The computer learning program will be implemented in this second semester(1996) but the teacher and the students will be devoted to the program. And then it will be succeeded.

Keywords: Health statistics; Computer learning program; Statistical package