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CJS 679. Research in Criminal Justice

Credits: 3
Department: Criminal Justice
Description: Research methodology, including research design, methods of inquiry, application and interpretation of data analyses (t-tests, chi-square tests, analysis of variance, measures of association), and their relationship to criminal justice policies and programs. Statistical software used to analyze criminal justice data.
Prerequisites: CJS 677 or permission of instructor.
Semester Offered: Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Analyze research designs and methods.
2. Utilize statistical procedures relevant to research studies.
3. Demonstrate skills in using SPSS (Statistical Package for Social Sciences).

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