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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GPS 0246 - Quantitative Methods for Social and Physical Science


Credits: 3

Introduces students to a variety of statistical methods used in research across the social and physical science realms with emphasis primarily upon applications rather than theory. The class is taught in the computer laboratory, with class time divided between lectures and computer-based exercises. Topics include data measurement levels, measures of central tendency and dispersion, frequency distributions, cross-tabulations, hypothesis testing, chi-square analyses, t-tests, regression, and bivariate and multiple correlation.

Prerequisites: Sophomore standing.