Quantitative Reasoning and Statistics

Summer 2014 quarter (Session I)

Taught by

environmental studies, public policy

This course will explore the interdisciplinary use of quantitative reasoning and statistics to analyze social and environmental issues and problems.  Course content will focus on increasing students understanding of quantitative research design, specifically the methods and procedures for data analysis and visual presentation of data. Within this context, students will demonstrate the ability to correctly calculate and interpret descriptive and inferential statistics. This includes learning how to select and apply appropriate statistical tests. The statistical tests introduced in this course include: Chi-Square, correlation and regression analysis. Student work will consist of in class workshops, take-home assignments and computer exercises.

Program Details

Fields of Study

Location and Schedule

Campus location



Offered during: Day

Advertised schedule: Monday: 10am-2pm Tuesdays: 10am-2pm


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Online Learning

No Required Online Learning: No access to web tools required. Any web tools provided are optional for students.

Registration Information

Credits: 4 (Summer)

Class standing: Junior–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 20


Course Reference Number

Jr - Sr First Session (4 credits): 40117

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