POLS-Y 575: Political Data Analysis

This course covers basic quantitative analysis techniques applied to political science data: principles of measurement, tables, graphs, probability distributions, nonparametric statistics, matrix algebra, Markov chains, correlation and simple regression, tests of significance. Computer processing of data and applications of bivariate statistics to problems in political science are emphasized.

Please review the syllabus for full course information.

Term: This is a Full Semester course. Participants may register for one Full Semester course OR one course each in Summer I and Summer II.

Prerequisite(s): Licensed to teach secondary government in Indiana

POLS-Y 575 can substitute for POLS-Y 580 for the graduate certificate and MAT.

Indiana University

Semester: Summer 2024 – Full Semester

Instructor: Joseph Lee Wert

Graduate Credits: 3

Format: Online Asynchronous

Dates: 6/3/24 – 7/26/24

Graduate Certificate Available: Yes

Master’s Completion: View Options for Political Science

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Additional courses to be determined