Statistics for the social sciences

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
Overall hours
Lesson period
October 2019
The aim of the course is to introduce participants to the logic of the quantitative analysis of social phenomena. Univariate and bivariate descriptive analyses, basic principles of statistical inference, study of association, correlation, and regression models will be treated during the course. Students will be introduced to the use of statistical software Stata for running data analyses with the techniques discussed in the lectures.
The course is reserved to students of the NASP PhD programs in Economic Sociology and Labour Studies, Political Studies and Sociology and Methodology of Social Research. Maximum number of participants: 20
Assessment methods
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
How to enrol


The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • for courses starting in April 202125 March 2021
  • for courses starting in May 202126 April 2021.

Enrolment deadlines for courses starting in subsequent months will be announced shortly.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.


For help please contact

Monday 3-5,30 pm. 22nd Office hours will be scheduled by appointment on-line. Please contact the Teacher to arrange an appointment via MSTeams in the indicated office hours
Monday, 14.30-17.30
Room 1