SOC 3470: Reasoning with Data.
3 hours, 3 credits. Use of data to analyze issues, evaluate arguments, test hypotheses, draw conclusions and make decisions. Considers the role of chance and systematic bias in the production of data. Exploration of concepts such as experimental and statistical control and the simultaneous consideration of multiple variables. Prerequisites: Completion of College Math Requirement; PHI 169 or a 200 level Sociology course or by permission of Department.
Last modified: 3/11/2015