﻿ EDUR 8131
 EDUR 8131 Educational Statistics 1 (16 and 8 Week Formats) Summer 2015 Instructor: Bryan W. Griffin (bwgriffin@GeorgiaSouthern.edu) My personal web pages: http://www.bwgriffin.com

Course Index (e.g., tests, activities, reading and other material to review for each class session)

1. Syllabus
2. Creating PDF Files
4. Course Calendar
5. Reporting statistical results in APA style
6. Sample Test 1 (material through one-sample t-test)
7. Sample Test 2 (shows examples of data analysis section of Test 2 with t-tests, correlation, and chi-square; Sample Test 2 Answers)
8. Test 1: Covers content found in Notes 1, 2, 3, and 4. Test 1 will be posted May 27 and due June 1.
9. Test 2: Covers content found in Notes 1 through 7. Test 2 will be posted June 2 and due June 8.
10. Test 3: Covers all content found in Notes 1 through 9d (notes 9, ANOVA, in summer, ANCOVA not on Test 3 during summer). Test 3 may be posted by June 12 and due June 18.
11. Exercises
1. Central Tendency, Variability, Graphical Displays (with answers)
3. Z scores, Percentile Ranks, and Z test (with answers)
4. One and Two Samples t-test  (answers)
6. One Sample, Two Samples, and Correlated t-tests (with answers)
9. ANOVA (answers note this is a Word Document)
10. Regression (see regression notes)
1.  Notes and Videos
1. Notes 1 Descriptive Statistics
2. Notes 2 Normal Distribution and Standard Scores
3. Notes 3 Statistical Inference
4. Notes 4 Hypothesis Testing and One Sample Z Test
5. Notes 5a One Sample t-test (notes displayed in videos linked below)
6. Notes 5b Independent Samples t-test (notes displayed in videos linked below)
7. Notes 5c Correlated Samples t-test (notes displayed in videos linked below)

8. Notes 7a Chi-square Goodness-of-fit
9. Notes 7b Chi-square Test of Association
10. Notes 8b Multiple Regression
11. Notes 9 ANOVA
13. Notes 9d ANCOVA
Sample Data
1. Types of Statistical Procedures and Their Characteristics: PDF Table and written Step-by-step Procedure
2. SPSS Tutorials (obtained from various on-line sources: Dr. McKnight at U. Oklahoma,  Dr. Elvers at U. of Dayton, Guang-Hwa Change at Youngstown State U.)
1. Entering data into SPSS (variable labels, value labels, setting variable as numeric, etc.)
Data Entry A, Data Entry B
2. Frequencies/Explore Commands (including descriptive statistics, box plots, histograms, stem-and-leaf, etc.)
Frequencies A, Frequencies B, Stem and Leaf, Various Graphical Displays
3. t-tests (one sample, independent sample, and correlated samples)
t-tests, independent samples t-tests
4. Correlation
Correlation A, Correlation B, For scatter plots see Various Graphical Displays above
5. Chi Square
Goodness of Fit  and Test of Association; other examples:  Goodness of Fit A, Goodness of Fit B (note this is a Word document),  Test of Association
6. Regression
Regression A, Regression B
7. ANOVA
ANOVA A (using ONEWAY command), ANOVA B (using ONEWAY command), ANOVA C (using UNIVARIATE command)
8. ANCOVA
ANCOVA A
1. On-line Statistical Resources
2. Course Assessment Questionnaire (may be used to collect data to illustrate statistical analysis)

 Topic Course Notes and Videos Moore & McCabe 5th ed. Moore, McCabe, & Craig 6th ed. Moore, McCabe, & Craig 7th ed. 1. Measurement (scales, variables) Notes 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 2. Hypotheses Notes 1 Pages 402-403 Pages 374-376 Pages 362-364 3. Overview of Descriptive and Inferential Statistics Notes 1 Chapter 3 (sampling) Chapter 3 (sampling) Chapter 3 (sampling) 4. Displaying Data with Graphs Notes 1 Chapters 1, 2 Chapters 1, 2 Chapters 1, 2 5. Percentile Ranks Notes 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 6. Central Tendency Notes 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 7. Variability Notes 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 8. Standard Scores Notes 2 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 9. Normal Curve and Probability Notes 2 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 Chapter 1 10. Hypothesis Testing Notes 3 and Notes 4 Chapter 5, 6 Chapter 5, 6 Chapter 5, 6 11. One sample z-test Notes 4 Chapter 6 Chapter 6 Chapter 6 12. t-test (one-sample, independent samples, correlated) Notes 5a, 5b, and 5c Chapter 7 Chapter 7 Chapter 7 13. Correlation (Pearson r) Notes 6 Chapter 2, 10 Chapter 2, 10 Chapter 2, 10 14. Chi-square (c2) (test for association) Notes 7a and 7b Chapter 9 Chapter 9 Chapter 9 15. Regression Notes 8a and 8b Chapter 2, 10, 11 Chapter 2, 10, 11 Chapter 2, 10, 11 16. ANOVA Notes 9 Chapter 12 Chapter 12 Chapter 12 17. ANCOVA (time permitting) Notes 9d --- --- ---

Course Calendar (tentative projection of content coverage; will be revised throughout term)

 Fall and Spring Semester Summer Semester Session 1 (8/19): 6:00pm to 7:45pm  Syllabus  Notes 1: Descriptive Statistics Week 1 (May 18): Syllabus  Notes 1: Descriptive Statistics Notes 2: Normal Distribution and Standard Scores Notes 3: Statistical Inference Session 2 (8/26): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 1: Descriptive Statistics Notes 2: Normal Distribution and Standard Scores Week 2 (May 25): Notes 4: Hypothesis Testing and One-sample Z test Notes 5a: One-sample t-test Notes 5b: Independent Samples t-test Test 1 covers Notes 1 through 4 and will be posted May 27 and due June 1. Session 3 (9/2): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 2: Normal Distribution and Standard Scores Notes 3: Statistical Inference Week 3 (June 1): Notes 5c: Correlated Samples t-test Notes 6:  Correlation Coefficient, Pearson's r Notes 7a and 7b: Chi-square Tests Test 2 posted June 2 and due June 8. Test 2 cover material through Chi-square tests (Notes 7b) Session 4 (9/9): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 3 Notes 4: Hypothesis Testing and One-sample Z test Week 4 (June 8): Notes 8a: Simple Regression Notes 8b: Multiple Regression Session 5 (9/16): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 4: Hypothesis Testing and One-sample Z test Notes 5a: One-sample t-test Notes 5b: Independent Samples t-test Week 5 (June 15): Notes 9: ANOVA Notes 9d: ANCOVA -- not covered during summer sessions. Test 3 posted June 12 and due June 18 Test 1 posted sometime after Session 5 (assuming Notes 4: Hypothesis Testing and One-sample Z test is completed, otherwise Test 1 posted after Session 6) Session 6 (9/23): 6:00pm to 7:45pm  Notes 5b: Independent Samples t-test Notes 5c: Correlated Samples t-test Notes 6: Correlation Session 7 (9/30): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 6: Correlation Notes 7: Chi-square Session 8 (10/7): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 7: Chi-square Notes 8a: Simple Regression Test 2 posted sometime after Session 7, 8, or 9 (once coverage of Notes 7: Chi-square is complete) Session 9 (10/14): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 8a: Simple Regression Session 10 (10/21): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 8a: Simple Regression Notes 8b: Multiple Regression Session 11 (10/28): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 8b: Multiple Regression Notes 9: ANOVA Session 12 (11/4): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 8b: Multiple Regression Notes 9: ANOVA Session 13 (11/11): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 9: ANOVA Notes 9d: ANCOVA Session 14 (11/18): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 9: ANOVA Notes 9d: ANCOVA 11 / 25 Thanksgiving Week, no class Session 15 (12/2): 6:00pm to 7:45pm Notes 9d: ANCOVA Test 3 will be posted about a week before the due date Test 3 responses due 12/9.