330.657.01 STATISTICS FOR PSYCHOSOCIAL RESEARCH: MEASUREMENT
Presents quantitative approaches to measurement in the psychological and social sciences. Topics include the principles of psychometrics, including reliability and validity; the statistical basis for latent variable analysis, including exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis and latent class analysis; and item response theory. Draws examples from the social sciences, including stress and distress, social class and socioeconomic status, personality; consumer satisfaction, functional impairment and disability, quality of life, and the measurement of overall health status. Intended for doctoral students.
- Monday 10:30 - 11:50
- Wednesday 10:30 - 11:50
140.621-624, former 140.601-604, or 140.651-654, or consent of instructor