Last Updated: Thu Dec 12 8:27:19 PM

Overview

Unless specified otherwise, all assignments are due at midnight on the due date listed. The weekly quizzes are on material from the prior week.

Topic Reading Quiz Assignments
Week 1 (08/25)
Introduction to the class
Data types, architecture
Data entry & Codebook creation
Choosing project research data
PMA5 Ch 1, 2
Lec00
Lec01
[Quiz 01]
(Due 09/02)
HW01 Data Entry
(Due 09/01)
Week 2 (09/01)
Formulating testable hypothesis
Preparing data for analysis
Lec02
ASCN Ch 1
PMA6 Ch 3
Lec03
[Quiz 02]
(Due 09/09)
HW02 RQ Formulation
(Draft Due 9/6, PR 9/7, Final 9/8)
Week 3 (09/08)
Data management PMA5 Ch 4 [Quiz 03]
(Due 09/16)
HW03 Data Management
(Due 9/15) PR removed due to illness
Week 4 (09/15)
Describing distributions
Describing relationships (C~C)
PMA6 Ch 4
ASCN Ch 2
[Quiz 04]
(Due 09/23)
HW04 Describing Data Univariately
(Draft Due 9/20, PR 9/21, Final 9/22)
Week 5 (09/22)
Describing relationships (Q~C, Q~Q) Lec04 [Quiz 05]
(Due 09/30)
HW05 Graphing Relationships
(Draft Due 9/27, PR 9/28, Final 9/29)
Project Stage I: Setting up the story Poster prep Stage I
(Draft Due 9/24, PR 9/26, Final 9/28)
Week 6 (09/29)
Populations vs Samples
Probabilty Distributions
Quantifying Uncertainty
OpenIntro Statistics textbook Ch5 or Dr. D’s Math 315 course notes Ch4
Lec05
[Quiz 06](Due 10/09) HW07 Foundations for Inference and
Interval Estimation Activity
(Due 10/10)
Week 7 (10/06)
Interval Estimation
Hypothesis testing Foundations
Lec06 [Quiz 07]
(Due 10/14)
Project Stage II: Exploratory Data Analysis Poster prep Stage II
(Draft Due 10/08, PR 10/10, Final 10/12)
Week 8 (10/13)
Transformations for Normality
Choosing appropriate Analyses
T-tests for difference in means
PMA5 Ch 4 Lec07
PMA5 Ch 5 Lec08
HW08 Bivariate Inference
(Draft Due 10/31, PR 11/02, Final 11/04)
Week 9 (10/20)
ANOVA
Chi-Square
[Quiz 08]
(Due 10/28)
Quiz includes T-tests
Week 10 (10/27)
Correlation
Regression analysis
PMA5 Ch 6
ASCN Ch 7
[Quiz 09]
(Due 11/04)
Project Stage III: Bivariate Inference Poster prep Stage III*
(Draft Due 11/05, PR 11/07, Final 11/09)
Week 11 (11/03)
Stratification
Moderation
ASCN 9.2, 9.3 [Quiz 10]
(Due 11/11)
HW 09 Moderation
(Draft Due 11/07, PR 11/09, Final 11/11)
Week 12 (11/10)
Multiple Regression analysis
Confounding
PMA5 Ch 7
ASCN Ch 8, 9.5
[Quiz 11]
(Due 11/20)
HW10 Regression
(Draft Due 11/22, PR 11/23, Final 11/24)
Week 13 (11/17)
Logistic Regression analysis PMA5 Ch12
ASCN Ch 10
[Quiz 12]
(Due 12/04)
Categorical Predictors PMA5 Ch 9.3
ASCN 9.1
Fall Break (11/24)
Go relax and take a well deserved break.
Week 14 (12/01)
Model Building
Assessing model fit
PMA5 Ch8
ASCN Ch 9
What to watch out for PMA6 Ch 10.2, 10.5
Project Stage IV: Multivariable Analysis & Conclusions Poster prep Stage IV*
(Draft Due 12/03, PR 12/05, Final 12/07)
Week 15 (12/08)
Develop Research Poster
Study Design & Causation
e-Poster*
(Draft Due 12/13 , PR 12/15, Final 12/19 10am)
Finals Week (12/15)
Poster Presentation Thursday 12/19, 10-12 noon. THMA 116 I’ll bring snacks!
Final Exam Take home final exam
(Due 12/20)

Calendar

For those of you that like the calendar view of your schedule. Due to schedule adjustments during the semester these dates may not match exactly with the schedule. In those cases please bring any descrepencies to my attention via Slack.