POLSCI 599 - Statistical Methods in Political Research I
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing; concurrent election of POLSCI 514 is strongly recommended.
May not be repeated for credit.

This is the first course to provide the foundation in statistics that students will need in the Political Science graduate methods sequence. Topics covered include probability theory, sampling distributions, sampling theory, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, and strategies of data analysis. The course assumes students have taken Political Science Math Camp or equivalent. A previous background in statistics is desirable but not required for taking the course.

Intended Audience:

Graduate students.

Class Format:

Two lectures per week for an hour and a half each, and a section taught by a GSI that meets once a week.

POLSCI 599 - Statistical Methods in Political Research I
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001 (SEM)
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: PS Grad only
002 (LAB)
Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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