POLS 706. Research Methods I. 3 Hours.

An introduction to quantitative research methods, including probability theory, hypothesis-tests, and multiple regression. Includes regression diagnostics, the treatment of numeric and categorical predictors, interaction effects and elementary nonlinear models. Applications across the behavioral and social sciences are emphasized. Course consists of three hours of lecture and lab sessions where computing applications are taught. LEC.

Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science


...List Code Title Hours POLS 706 Research Methods I 3 POLS 707 Research Methods II...

Master of Arts in Political Science


...700 level or above; Research methods through POLS 706 ; and A comprehensive master's oral...