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SOC 304. Social Statistics

Credits: 3
Department: Sociology
Description: Statistical tools for problems in sociological research, presentation and interpretation of quantitative data; univariate and bivarite, descriptive, and inferential techniques.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify and describe major patterns in quantitative data.
2. Critically evaluate the usefulness and limitations of quantitative data analyses.
3. Apply statistical techniques in analyzing quantitative data.
4. Use computer software to conduct to enter quantitative data and to conduct analyses.
5. Describe how data can be used as the basis for examining issues and making recommendations to clients.

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