Syracuse University Part-Time Faculty - Statistical Thinking and Applications (Summer 2018) in Syracuse, New York
EDU 647 Statistical Thinking and Applications (3 credits).
Course Decription: The purpose of this course is to facilitate graduate students’ understanding of basic statistical concepts and operations in the quantitative research tradition. A number of foundational issues will be addressed, including science and causality; constructs, variables, and research questions; measurement concepts; research design and research validity; descriptive statistics; and inferential statistics. We will use an integrated approach to understanding the interrelationships of theory, research design, measurement, and statistics in the context of planning, accomplishing, and evaluating quantitative research articles.