Sep 24, 2023  
2020-2021 Catalog [Archived] 
2020-2021 Catalog [Archived] [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PSYC 9A - Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences

4 units
3 hours lecture, 3 hours lab
Prerequisite: PSYC 5  or PSYC 5H  or SOCI 101  and MATH 73  or MATH 80  with a minimum grade of C in prerequisite
Credit, degree applicable
Transfer CSU, UC*

Students are taught standard descriptive and inferential statistics for summarizing sample data and estimating population parameters. All aspects of significance testing are emphasized: hypotheses, models, calculations, interpretations, and criticisms. Students are also taught to review scientific articles critically and to write APA-style manuscripts.

Note: Psychology 9A is the same course as SOCI 109A .

The maximum UC credit allowed for students completing Psychology 9A and Sociology 109 or Psychology 9A and MATH 150  is one course.

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