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Date 
Lecture /
Discussion 
Related Readings 
Assignment 
1/25 
Introductions 
x 
x 
2/1 
Frequency tables, means & SDs 
Aron, Coups & Aron, , 2 
x 
2/8 
Simple correlations
Lab Report 1 due 
Aron, Coups & Aron, 11 
hwk #1 
2/15 
Probabilities & Hypothesis Testing

Aron, Coups & Aron, 4 
hwk #2 
2/22 
Effect
size & statistical power
Lab Report 2 due

Aron, Coups & Aron, 5,6 
extra credit #1 
3/1 
ttests

Aron, Aron & Coupe, 7,8 
 
3/8 
Simple Regression
Research topic due

xAron, Coups & Aron, 12 
hwk #3 
3/15 
SPRING BREAK 
x 
x 
3/22 
Multiple Regression,
Lab Report 3 due

Aron, Coups & Aron, W1 
hwk #4 
3/29 
More complex models
Lab Report 4 due

Aron, Coups & Aron, W2 
x 
4/5 
ttests
Annotated bibliographies due 
x 
x 
4/12 
Simple
analysis of variance

Aron, Aron & Coupe, 9 
hwk #5 
4/19 
Factorial
analysis of variance 
Aron, Aron & Coupe, 10, W3 
hwk #6 
4/26 
Chi Square
Powerpoint Presentations due

Aron, Aron & Coupe, 13 
hwk #7 
5/3 
General Linear Model
First draft of term paper due

Aron, Aron & Coupe, W4, 15 
hwk #8 
5/10 
Wrapup 
x 

5/17 
Final draft of term paper due 
x 
x 


Heather Smith, Ph.D.
Stevenson 3089
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smithh@sonoma.edu
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