Quantitative Reasoning and Statistics

Summer
Summer 2018 (First Session)
Tacoma
Tacoma
Daytime
Day
Freshman-Senior
Freshman–Senior
Class Size: 25
4
Credits per quarter

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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 understanding of quantitative research design, specifically the methods and procedures for data analysis.  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. 

4

Credits per quarter

Online learning:
  • Enhanced Online Learning - This offering requires access to web-based tools, but use of these tools does not displace any face-to-face instruction.
Freshman-Senior
Class Standing: Freshman–Senior
Class Size: 25
Daytime

Scheduled for: Day

Final schedule and room assignments:

Advertised schedule:

Mon/Tue 10am-2pm

Tacoma

Located in: Tacoma