Courses - Quantitative Methods PUAD 5140   Quantitative Methods
CREDIT HOURS: 3
This course is designed to enable students to understand existing statistical analyses, as well as to conduct their own. Statistical analyses are presented with focus on application in the public sector, emphasizing the importance of statistical analysis in social research and policy making. Specific topics include descriptive and inferential statistics, measures of association for nominal and ordinal variables, analysis of variance techniques, as well as linear regression. In addition to the course, students are also offered tutorials in working with SPSS and MS Excel. Student assignments require work with large data sets.
EXCLUSIONS: MGMT 5140