SW 962 (1SY) - Data Analysis and Statistics

Data Analysis and Statistics

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work
Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Can be taken by students who are remote.
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Full Term (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 10606
Social science statistics is a set of methods used to organize and analyze data for the purpose of either answering research questions or testing social science theories with data. Course provides practical, data-oriented introduction to the methods of modern statistical analysis with a focus on understanding and interpretation rather than the details of calculation. Students learn more about the role of data analysis in research informed social work practice as well as practice informed research. Prereq: SW 860.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Melissa Wells

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 R 9:10am - 11:30am ONLINE

Booklist

Weinbach, R.W., & Grinnell, R. M. (2015). Statistics for social workers (9th ed.). Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon.