Quantitative Reasoning and Statistics


Summer 2014 quarter (Session I)

Taught by

environmental studies, public policy

This course will explore the interdisciplinary use of quantitative reasoning and statistics to analyze social and environmental issues and problems.  Course content will focus on increasing students understanding of quantitative research design, specifically the methods and procedures for data analysis and visual presentation of data. Within this context, students will demonstrate the ability to correctly calculate and interpret descriptive and inferential statistics. This includes learning how to select and apply appropriate statistical tests. The statistical tests introduced in this course include: Chi-Square, correlation and regression analysis. Student work will consist of in class workshops, take-home assignments and computer exercises.

Fields of Study

Location and Schedule

Campus location

Tacoma

Schedule

Offered during: Day

Advertised schedule: Monday: 10am-2pm Tuesdays: 10am-2pm

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Online Learning

No Required Online Learning

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Registration Information

Credits: 4 (Summer)

Class standing: Junior–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 20

Summer

Course Reference Number

Jr - Sr First Session (4 credits): 40117

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