MAC3 and Sociology
Teaming Social Research and Statistics
Students will be able to:State an operational definition of their research topic, select research method (survey, experiment),formulate a hypothesis, gather data using sound sampling methods, compile and analyze data (hypothesis testing), form valid statistically significant conclusions, display results for a general audience.
Exploration of Data Sets to Enhance Topics within a Sociology and Ethnic Studies
Integrate the use of quantitative data and analysis in sociology and ethnic studies courses. In a series of four assignments students will explore the following mathematical concepts:Represent data graphically, Interpret data from data sets or graphs, make inferences or conclusions from data sets, analyze data to answer a series of questions.