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Quantitative Analysis of Politics - GOVT2992

Year - 2019

A problem-focused introduction at the senior-intermediate level to quantitative methods of analysis in political science. The semester begins with practical examples such as experiments and political predictions, focusing on what these methods are good for (and not good for). Statistical theory is introduced, along with hands-on work with real-world data.

Classes
2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
1x800wd In-class work (25%), 1x2500wd Final Research Report (50%), 1x1200wd Data Analysis Reports (25%)

Pre-requisites

24 credit points

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Government and International Relations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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