SOCI 636: Statistical Reasoning

SOCI 636-001: Statistical Reasoning
(Spring 2022)

07:20 PM to 10:00 PM W

Innovation Hall 205

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Section Information for Spring 2022

Intermediate treatment of quantitative analytic techniques used in sociology. Topics include sampling, inference, hypothesis testing, analysis of variance, and bivariate and multivariate regression analyses. The course has three foci: 1) understanding how results are obtained and disseminated in academic and non-academic research; 2) learning to conduct quantitative analyses using statistical software (Stata); and 3) preparing students for advanced quantitative analysis courses in sociology and other disciplines.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Intermediate treatment of quantitative analytic techniques used in sociology. Topics include sampling, inference, hypothesis testing, analysis of variance, and bivariate and multiple correlation and regression. Introduces logic of multivariate analysis. Focus on how results are obtained and disseminated via research reports. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: Undergraduate statistics and research methodology, or permission of instructor.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
Grading:
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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