2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022) 
    
    Dec 06, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022)
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RSCH 8261 - Advanced Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis


(5 cr.)
Students in this research course build upon knowledge and skills acquired in RSCH 8201 - Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis and are provided experience applying them. Through this course, students are provided with more specialized knowledge and skills for designing quantitative research at the doctoral level, including understanding multivariate data analysis and applying more advanced statistical concepts. Students explore comprehensive quantitative research designs and suitable statistical tests; the importance of quality assurance; and ethical considerations and social change implications of conducting quantitative research and producing knowledge. Students approach statistics from a problem-solving perspective with emphasis on selecting the appropriate research design and statistical tests for more complex research questions or problems. They use statistical software to perform analyses and interpret and present results. Students will apply and synthesize their knowledge and skills by developing a quantitative research plan.
Prerequisites
  • RSCH 8201
  • RESI 8402



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