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Fall 2021  |  PA 5031 Section 004: Statistics for Public Affairs (25843)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Enrollment Requirements:
Dev prac or Human Rights major or Pub Pol or STEP ng major or minor or PA PhD
Times and Locations:
Regular Academic Session
 
09/07/2021 - 12/15/2021
Tue, Thu 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Enrollment Status:
Open (0 of 40 seats filled)
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Basic statistical tools for empirical analysis of public policy alternatives. Frequency distributions, descriptive statistics, elementary probability/probability distributions, statistical inference. Estimation/hypothesis testing. Cross-tabulation/chi-square distribution. Analysis of variance, correlation. Simple/multiple regression analysis.
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?dlevison+PA5031+Fall2021
Class Description:
Basic statistical tools for empirical analysis of public policy alternatives. Frequency distributions, descriptive statistics, correlation, elementary probability and probability distributions, statistical inference. Estimation and hypothesis testing. Cross-tabulation and chi-square testing. Simple/multiple regression analysis. Hands-on learning using microdata from Brazil and Tanzania with the Stata statistical package.
Grading:
20% Final Exam
25% Reports/Papers
45% Quizzes
10% Class Participation Other Grading Information: Grading percentages are approximate. Class participation includes group preparation and participation.
Exam Format:
Written, in-class.
Class Format:
40% Lecture
8% Discussion
40% Laboratory
12% Small Group Activities
Workload:
1 Exam(s)
8 Homework Assignment(s)
12 Quiz(zes)
Other Workload: Students are expected to work problems in the textbook and check their answers.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/25843/1219
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
11 August 2015

Fall 2021  |  PA 5031 Section 005: Statistics for Public Affairs (25857)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Regular Academic Session
 
09/07/2021 - 12/15/2021
Fri 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 004
Enrollment Status:
Open (0 of 20 seats filled)
Course Catalog Description:
Basic statistical tools for empirical analysis of public policy alternatives. Frequency distributions, descriptive statistics, elementary probability/probability distributions, statistical inference. Estimation/hypothesis testing. Cross-tabulation/chi-square distribution. Analysis of variance, correlation. Simple/multiple regression analysis.
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?dlevison+PA5031+Fall2021
Class Description:
Basic statistical tools for empirical analysis of public policy alternatives. Frequency distributions, descriptive statistics, correlation, elementary probability and probability distributions, statistical inference. Estimation and hypothesis testing. Cross-tabulation and chi-square testing. Simple/multiple regression analysis. Hands-on learning using microdata from Brazil and Tanzania with the Stata statistical package.
Grading:
20% Final Exam
25% Reports/Papers
45% Quizzes
10% Class Participation Other Grading Information: Grading percentages are approximate. Class participation includes group preparation and participation.
Exam Format:
Written, in-class.
Class Format:
40% Lecture
8% Discussion
40% Laboratory
12% Small Group Activities
Workload:
1 Exam(s)
8 Homework Assignment(s)
12 Quiz(zes)
Other Workload: Students are expected to work problems in the textbook and check their answers.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/25857/1219
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
11 August 2015

Fall 2021  |  PA 5031 Section 006: Statistics for Public Affairs (25858)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Regular Academic Session
 
09/07/2021 - 12/15/2021
Fri 09:45AM - 11:00AM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 004
Enrollment Status:
Open (0 of 20 seats filled)
Course Catalog Description:
Basic statistical tools for empirical analysis of public policy alternatives. Frequency distributions, descriptive statistics, elementary probability/probability distributions, statistical inference. Estimation/hypothesis testing. Cross-tabulation/chi-square distribution. Analysis of variance, correlation. Simple/multiple regression analysis.
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?dlevison+PA5031+Fall2021
Class Description:
Basic statistical tools for empirical analysis of public policy alternatives. Frequency distributions, descriptive statistics, correlation, elementary probability and probability distributions, statistical inference. Estimation and hypothesis testing. Cross-tabulation and chi-square testing. Simple/multiple regression analysis. Hands-on learning using microdata from Brazil and Tanzania with the Stata statistical package.
Grading:
20% Final Exam
25% Reports/Papers
45% Quizzes
10% Class Participation Other Grading Information: Grading percentages are approximate. Class participation includes group preparation and participation.
Exam Format:
Written, in-class.
Class Format:
40% Lecture
8% Discussion
40% Laboratory
12% Small Group Activities
Workload:
1 Exam(s)
8 Homework Assignment(s)
12 Quiz(zes)
Other Workload: Students are expected to work problems in the textbook and check their answers.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/25858/1219
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
11 August 2015

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