2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SWRK 310 - Statistics for Social Workers


Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0

This course introduces students to descriptive and rudimentary inferential statistics for social workers. Emphasis is on understanding and calculations of central tendency measures, measures of dispersion and measures relating to the standard normal distribution. It exposes students to the methods of data collection, graphing and summarizing. Students will review basic statistical methods (Descriptive and Inferential Statistics; Measures of Association), and become familiar with basic parametric and non- parametric techniques. Basic design principles will also be introduced.
Prerequisite: MATH 121  and MATH 123  and SWRK 230  and SWRK 320 


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