University of Guelph 1997-98 Undergraduate Calendar

Course Description

86-312 Quantitative Methods F(3-1)

The course introduces basic descriptive and inferential techniques used in quantitative social research. Students will acquire the skills needed to perform basic analyses and to read the research literature. They will also acquire skills in using a standard computer package to perform data analyses. Topics include: data organization, sample description, hypothesis testing and measures of association.Note: Students who have completed any other statistics course(s) should consult with the instructor. In some instances, 86-312 may be waived as a departmental requirement.

Prerequisites: 86-212.
Course Profile

1998-99 Undergraduate Calendar
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Last revised: November 4, 1997.