Syracuse University

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Intro to Political Analysis

PSC 202 - Intro to Political Analysis

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Term: Spring 2014
Class #: 36391
Section: M200
Credits: 3

Instructor:
Prof. Stu Thorson

Counts toward:
Dept Soc Sci, Collaboration, Presentation

Course Time(s):
T TH 9:30 - 10:50 am

Location:
Class times and locations often change. Please verify your class schedule in MySlice.

Course Description:

This course, required for political science majors, builds skills for conducting, interpreting, and presenting political science research. This includes basic research and data collection practices, techniques for measuring political science concepts quantitatively, hypothesis testing, interpretation of statistical evidence, and the presentation of findings in a clear and compelling manner. Tying these components together is a thematic focus on important political science concepts including rationality, democracy, power, and representation.

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