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Psyc 330 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

Professor Peg Scott

PSYC 330 Introductory Statistics for the
Behavioral Sciences 3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120, MATH 124, MATH 125 or
MATH 129 with a grade of "C" or better.

General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2;
Course Transferable to UC/CSU

Hours: 54 hours LEC

This course focuses upon the concepts and applications of descriptive
and inferential statistics in psychology and other behavioral sciences.
Topics include: descriptive statistics, probability and sampling
distributions, parametric and nonparametric statistical methods,
hypothesis testing, statistical inference and power, correlation and
regression, chi-square, t-tests, and analysis of variance procedures.
Application of both hand computation and statistical software
to data in a social science context is emphasized to include the
interpretation of the relevance of the statistical findings.