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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WOMS 422 - Statistics for the Study of Women and Gender (4cr.)

Credit(s): 4
The study of women and gender includes various data sources. Focuses on quantitative data and statistical analysis as it pertains to the study of women and gender. Within the framework of the scientific method,focuses on sampling, data collection, data input, statistical data analysis, interpretation of results, and how to write-up findings. Covers the following topics: frequency distribution, central tendency, variability, confidence intervals, correlation, z-test, t-test, analysis of variance, chi-square, and regression. Focus on how to use each method as it applies to the study of women and gender, such as in identification of gender inequalities, understanding of social indicators, and critical analysis of claims of gender differences.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 4 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
University Breadth: Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Technology (MTH NS & T) Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring
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