Goucher College 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    
    Sep 24, 2023  
Goucher College 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

PSC 211 - Research Methods in Political Science (4 Cr.)

(GCR DA-AC)(GCR Social and Behavioral Sciences area)
This course provides an introduction to empirical political science research with a focus on quantitative methodology.  Topics include the logic and structure of research designs, variable conceptualization and measurement, descriptive statistics, statistical inference, basic probability, and hypothesis testing. Students will learn basic SPSS and Excel skills. Prerequisite: completion of GCR - Data Analytics Foundational level. Spring semester. Kromer.