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Introduction to Statistics

Prof. Marco Steenbergen from the Department of Political Science addressed and explained the use of statistical methods in the social sciences. In this course, participants took a critical look at the logic of statistical thinking and its application in the quantitative methods of the social sciences. The course combined a thorough yet clear introduction to descriptive statistics, probability theory, and statistical inference with hands-on exercises.

Led by

Professorial Chair, Prof. Marco Steenbergen

Department of Political Science, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Platform Coursera
Course duration 28 April 2015 to 18 July 2015
Language English