HSV 235 Statistics and Research Methods for Human Services

Started on January 1, 1970

3 hours
This course will introduce students to descriptive and inferential statistics and a broad range of research methods essential for the professional human services provider. Topics covered: descriptive statistics, introduction to probability, normal and binomial distributions, hypothesis testing, confidence intervals, regression and correlation. Students will be introduced to the following research methods: participant observation, survey design, interviewing skills, Internet and journal research, and empirical research design.