SOC 221 A: Statistical Concepts and Methods for the Social Sciences

Autumn 2020
Meeting:
MWF 11:30am - 12:20pm / * *
SLN:
21261
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
STAT 221 A , CS&SS 221 A
Instructor:
William Brown
NEW TRANSFER STUDENTS CONTACT ASKSOC@UW.EDU TO BE ADDED. NO OVERLOADS, STUDENTS MUST ATTEND ALL LECTURES AND QUIZZES FROM THE FIRST DAY OF CLASS TO MAINTAIN ENROLLMENT. STUDENTS MAY RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ONLY ONE OF STAT 220, STAT 290, STAT/CS&SS/SOC 221, AND ECON 311. OFFERED VIA REMOTE LEARNING
Catalog Description:
Develops statistical literacy. Examines objectives & pitfalls of statistical studies; study designs, data analysis, inference; graphical & numerical summaries of numerical &categorical data; correlation and regression; estimation, confidence intervals, & significance tests. Emphasizes social science examples and cases. May only receive credit for one of STAT 220, STAT 221/CS&SS 221/SOC 221, or STAT 290. Offered: jointly with CS&SS 221/STAT 221; AWSp.
GE Requirements Met:
Natural Sciences (NSc)
Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning (QSR)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
June 13, 2024 - 1:57 am