EFOP 2422 - DATA ANALYSIS USING COMPUTER PACKAGES
Introductory course in using SPSS and SAS for data analysis. The course focuses on quantitative methods where specific attributes or variables are measured according to different scales of measurement. Statistical procedures are then applied to study relationships between the variables. The course addresses all stages to data analysis: reviewing research questions and identifying variables of interest; reviewing protocols used to collect data; coding data and creating data codebooks; reading data, screening data, transforming data, and performing file manipulations; and analyzing data using descriptive and basic inferential methods.