Statistics for the social sciences

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
6
ECTS
40
Overall hours
Lesson period
October
Language
English
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
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Professor(s)
Reception:
Wednesday 2-5 pm. Office hours will be scheduled by appointment and held via Skype
Reception:
Monday, 14.30-17.30
Room 1