SOCI 631D1 Informing Social Policy with Canadian Data (3 credits)

Offered by: Sociology (Faculty of Arts)

Administered by: Graduate Studies

Overview

Sociology (Arts) : Tools needed to work with complex Canadian surveys in order to address social issues. Theoretical sessions given by experts from the academic community and statistical agencies are combined with laboratory workshops where students apply advanced statistical methods to survey data and complete their own research projects.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • Prerequisites: Advanced undergraduate course in statistics (SOCI 461 or equivalent); passive bilinguism (French and English); and permission of the instructor

  • Passive bilingualism (English and French) required, as training will be given in both languages. Maximum enrollment: 12. With permission of the instructor. The course is offered over 2 semesters, and meets 6 hours every 2 weeks.

  • Students must register for both SOCI 631D1 and SOCI 631D2.

  • No credit will be given for this course unless both SOCI 631D1 and SOCI 631D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms