Schedule

All assignments, videos, and readings should be completed prior to each class session.

Class 1 (Monday, June 28th)

  1. Course Logistics, Introductions
  2. Get familiar with our virtual environment and tools
  3. Setting up your computer
  4. During Class Work: access to course resources and files
    1. Access to the file server course directories (\\dragon\courses aka P drive)
    2. Our stat computing tools through our virtual environment at  https://myapps.wesleyan.edu/ 
  5. Course Introduction
  6. During Class Work: Project Component A

Class 2 (Tuesday, June 29th)

  1. Codebooks and Data Architecture
  2. During Class Work: Project Component A due, Mini-Assignment 1

Class 3 (Wednesday, June 30th)

  1. Literature Review and Writing about Empirical Research
  2. During Class Work: Project Component B/C

Class 4 (Thursday, July 1st)

  1. Working with Data
  2. During Class Work: Project Components B/C/D, and Mini-Assignment 2

(Friday, July 2nd)

  1. Project Components B/C/D and Mini-Assignment 2 due

Class 5 (Monday, July 5th)

  1. Data Management
  2. During Class Work: Project Component E  and Mini-Assignment 3 due

Class 6 (Tuesday, July 6th)

  1. Exam 1

Class 7 (Wednesday, July 7th)

  1. Graphing Variables
  2. Graphing Relationships
  3. During Class Work:  Project Component F  due and Mini-Assignment 4 (continue to next meeting)

Class 8 (Thursday, July 8th)

  1. During Class Work:  Project Component G  and continue Mini-Assignment 4

(Friday, July 9th)

  1. Project Component G, and Mini-Assignment 4 due

Class 9 (Monday, July 12th)

  1. Hypothesis Testing and ANOVA
  2. During Class Work: Mini-Assignment 5

Class 10 (Tuesday, July 13th)

  1. Chi-Square
  2. Correlation
  3. During Class Work: Project Component H  Mini-Assignment 6 due

Class 11 (Wednesday, July 14th)

  1. Exam 2

Class 12 (Thursday, July 15h)

  1. Regression and Study Design
  2. During Class Work: Mini-Assignment 7

Class 13 (Monday, July 19th)

  1. Multiple Linear Regression
  2. During Class Work: Mini-Assignment 8

Class 14 (Tuesday, July 20th)

  1. Confounding and Multivariate Models
  2. During Class Work: Mini-Assignment 9

Class 15 (Wednesday, July 21st)

  1. Logistic Regression
  2. During Class Work: Mini-Assignment 10, Project Component J due

Class 16 (Thursday, July 22nd)

  1. Making Posters

 (Friday, July 23rd)

  1. Continuation of Analysis and Poster Work
  2. Prepare Oral Presentation

July 23 – 26
Reading period
Final exam practice

Sunday, July 25th

  1. Posters due at 3:00 PM

Monday, July 26rd

Poster Presentations

Tuesday, July 27th
Final Exam