Statistical Programming Camp 2017

November 23, 2016

Dates: Sunday, January 29 - Friday, February 3, 2017
Morning Session | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Afternoon Session | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Wallace 300 (Sunday - Thursday); Sherrerd Hall 101 (Friday)
Instructors:  Munji Choi & Asya Magazinnik

This camp will prepare students for POL 572 and other quantitative analysis courses offered in the Politics department and elsewhere. Although participation in this camp is completely voluntary, the materials covered in this camp are a pre-requisite for POL 572. Students will learn the basics of statistical programming using R, an open-source computing environment. Using data from published journal articles, students will learn how to manipulate data, create graphs and tables, and conduct basic statistical analysis. This camp assumes knowledge of probability and statistics as covered in POL 571. 

Please visit the Statistical Programming Camp 2017 page for updates, class materials, and more information.