Q611: Statistical Packages In Research
This course serves as an introduction to SAS for data management, data analysis, and statistical reporting. Emphasis is placed on data management. The course will include lectures, computer lab practices, and a final project.
Semester(s): Summer ISummer II
Semester(s) Offered: Summer I, Summer II
Instructor: Pengcheng Xun - firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Contact(s): Zhongxue Chen - email@example.com
Algebra Required?: No
Calculus Required?: No
Day(s) per week offered: 2
Recommended follow-up classes: Q601, Q602, Q603, Q612
Books used: Lora D. Delwiche and Susan J. Slaughter. (2008): The Little SAS Book: A Primer, fourth edition (ISBN: 978-1-59994-725-9).
Formal Computing Lab?: Yes
Software Used: SAS
How the software is used: SAS will be used to analyze and manage data
Problem Sets: Yes
Data Analysis: Yes