Consortium on Individual Development


Utrecht Summer School: Informative hypotheses evaluation

Herbert Hoijtink and Rebecca Kuiper, part of work package 4, are teaching a course at Utrecht University Summer school addressing (informative) hypothesis evaluation using p-values, Bayes factor and information criteria. The course is tailored to social and behavioral scientist that want to apply the approaches presented for the analysis of their own data.

Course aim

After attending the course, you will understand the classical, Bayesian and information theoretic approaches to hypothesis evaluation. You will obtain the practical skills necessary to evaluate hypotheses using these approaches. Moreover, you will learn to evaluate replication studies and to combine the evidence from multiple studies.


Course fee € 550.00
Housing fee € 200.00

Tuition fee for PhD candidates from the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences from Utrecht University will be funded by the Graduate School of Social and Behavioural Sciences.

Application deadline

24 June 2019

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