Catalogue 2012 - 2013

PSY 630 Descriptive and Inferential Statistics

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

Acceptance into Ph.D. program.

Course Description

This course will focus on interpretation and application of descriptive and inferential statistical techniques required for an understanding of data presentations in psychological research. The primary focus will include: measures of central tendency and variability; frequency distributions and graphical presentations; the normal curve; probability theory; hypothesis testing; the t-test, analysis of variance (ANOVA), multivariate analysis of variance (MANOVA), multiple regression, and correlation.