Quantitative Research Methods and Statistic

AFEY 5006
Taught in
Spring 2014
Course Level
Lifelong Support

Course Description

Survey of quantitative research methods in social and behavioral sciences and of basic concepts in statistics.

Course content

Central tendency (mean, median, peak value), dispersion (variance, standard deviation, range, percentiles, quartiles), covariance, correlation, correlation techniques, statistical hypothesis testing and normal distribution, t-Test, variance analysis, Univariate ANOVA, bivariate ANOVA, regression, ANCOVA, Factor Analysis, MANOVA, nonparametric statistical methods, reliability analysis. sampling and statistical power estimated at a basic level. statistical analysis with SPSS.