UT Dallas 2014 Undergraduate Catalog

EPPS3405 - Introduction to Social Statistics with Lab

EPPS 3405 Introduction to Social Statistics with Lab (4 semester credit hours) This course introduces students to the basic tools of statistics and shows how they are used in the analysis of social science data. A fundamental understanding of these tools is a critical foundation for social science research in many fields. The course covers descriptive statistics, inference from samples, hypothesis testing, and the basics of regression analysis. This course will retain core notation for a transition period - see http://go.utdallas.edu/core-curriculum-transition. Please consult advisors for more detailed information. Prerequisite: MATH 1314 (preferred) or higher. (3-1) S