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MPPA 405-0 : Statistics for Research


Description

This course teaches students the fundamentals of measuring political data, summarizing observations, and analyzing contingency tables. Descriptive statistics, including central tendency, dispersion, and data display; probability; distributions, including binomial and normal; inference, including confidence intervals and hypothesis testing; correlation; bivariate regression; contingency tables and chi-square. MPPA core course. Students will do homework using SPSS, a statistical software package. SPSS is installed in some Northwestern computer labs and can be rented (downloaded to your personal computer)from https://estore.onthehub.com. The Graduate Pack 23 is sufficient for class.

 


Winter 2020
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
01/07/20 - 03/10/20Th
9:30 a.m. – noonWieboldt Hall 50
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Stenzel, William
Chicago Campus
Open

Spring 2020
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
03/30/20 - 06/08/20M
7 – 9:30 p.m. 50
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Stenzel, William
Chicago Campus
Open
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