Spring 2019 - STAT 203 C100
Introduction to Statistics for the Social Sciences (3)
Class Number: 3430
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Feb 26, 2019
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
AQ 3149, Burnaby
Apr 16, 2019
3:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Prerequisites:Recommended: 30 units including a research methods course such as SA 255, CRIM 220, POL 200, or equivalent.
Descriptive and inferential statistics aimed at students in the social sciences. Scales of measurement. Descriptive statistics. Measures of association. Hypothesis tests and confidence intervals. Students in Sociology and Anthropology are expected to take SA 255 before this course. Intended to be particularly accessible to students who are not specializing in Statistics. Students cannot obtain credit for STAT 203 if they already have credit for - or are taking concurrently - STAT 101, 201, 205, 285, or any upper division STAT course. Quantitative.
- Assignments 15%
- Mid-term Exam 15%
- Final Exam 70%
The Basic Practice of Statistics (2015), Moore et al.
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