Course Code PSYCH 292
Course Title Basic Data Analysis
Online Offers
  • Winter 2022 (tentative) (Instructor: TBA)
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

An introduction to the logic and methods of descriptive and inferential statistics with emphasis on application in Psychology. Topics covered include measures of central tendency and variability, distributions, the normal distribution, z-scores, hypothesis testing, probability, chi-square tests, t-tests, power, and correlation and regression. [Offered: W]

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Course Work and Exam Spring 2021 course outline (note 2)
  • Prerequisite: PSYCH 291; Psychology majors; 1 of MATH 103 or 4U Math.
  • Antirequisite: ARTS 280, ECON 221, ENVS 278, HLTH 204, KIN 222, 232, PSCI 214/314, REC 371, SDS 250R, SMF 230, SOC/LS 280, STAT 202, 204, 206, 211, 221, 231, 241, SWREN 250R
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Taught in English
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