This course builds on introductory courses in methods, by focussing on survey design and analysis. Competencies include measurement, questionnaire design, validity, reliability, sampling, statistical inference, and hypothesis testing. A substantial portion of the course will focus on data analysis using SPSS. Emphasis will be placed on understanding social statistics, including measures of central tendency, dispersion and regression analysis, among other things.
Weekly Contact: Lab:1 hr. Lecture:2 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1