Research II: Statistics

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Course No: PSYC.3690-HA1; SIS Class Nbr: 2369; SIS Term: 2740
Course Status: Open

Course Description

An intermediate level course building on competence in quantitative reasoning skills and the fundamentals of research methods, and focusing on descriptive and inferential statistics and their application and interpretation. The course will include basic computational approaches; the primary goal is for students to develop the ability to articulate and apply statistical concepts, and communicate statistical results. The course includes topics in basic inferential statistics from z-scores up to and including chi-square and factorial ANOVA. Students will learn to use a database and conduct statistical analyses using standard software packages. Meets Core Curriculum Essential Learning Outcome for Quantitative Literacy (QL).

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC.2690 Research I: Methods with 'C' or better.
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: P: PSYC.1010, grade of C or better in PSYC.2690; Classroom assignments will be posted at the Haverhill Harbor Place facility.
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Michelle Ryder
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When Offered & Tuition

  • M/W , 6:30 PM-9:20 PM
  • Summer 2018: May 21 to Jul 02
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1020
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Friday Class Meetings for On Campus / Face-to-Face Courses

  • Summer I Mon/Wed Evening Courses: Meet May 15-June 26 and include 3 FRIDAYS: May 19, June 2 and June 16 at the regularly scheduled hours.
  • Summer I Tues/Thurs Evening Courses: Meet May 16-June 27 include 2 FRIDAYS: May 26 and June 9 at the regularly scheduled hours.
  • Summer II Mon/Wed Evening Courses: Meet July 10 to Aug 16 include 3 FRIDAYS: July 21, August 4 and August 11 at the regularly scheduled hours.
  • Summer II Tues/Thurs Evening Courses: Meet July 6 to Aug 16 include 2 FRIDAYS: July 14 and July 28 at the regularly scheduled hours.

Related Programs: B.A. in Psychology

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