EDUR 8131
Educational Statistics 1
(16 and 8 Week Formats)

Summer 2016

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
  3. Course Reading Assignments
  4. Course Calendar
  5. Reporting statistical results in APA style (Word Documents)
  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. SPSS with MyDevice at Georgia Southern: How to get started  
  9. Test 1: Covers content found in
  10. Test 2: Covers content found in
  11. Test 3: Covers all content found in
  12. Exercises
  13. Types of Statistical Procedures and Their Characteristics: PDF Table and written Step-by-step Procedure 
  14. 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
  15. On-line Statistical Resources
  16. Links to on-line statistical calculators: http://home.ubalt.edu/ntsbarsh/Business-stat/otherapplets/SampleSize.htm#rmenu 
  17. Prior Chats
  18. 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 6 Correlation Coefficient, Pearson's r
  9. Notes 7a Chi-square Goodness-of-fit
  10. Notes 7b Chi-square Test of Association 
  11. Notes 8a Simple Regression
  12. Notes 8b Multiple Regression
  13. Notes 9 ANOVA 
  14. Supplemental Reading:
  15. Notes 9d ANCOVA Sample Data

Course Reading Assignments

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

Week 1 (1/11)

  1. Syllabus 
  2. Notes 1: Descriptive Statistics
 

Week 1 (May 16):

  1. Syllabus 
  2. Notes 1: Descriptive Statistics
  3. Notes 2: Normal Distribution and Standard Scores
  4. Notes 3: Statistical Inference

Week 2 (1/18)

  1. Notes 1: Descriptive Statistics
  2. Notes 2: Normal Distribution and Standard Scores
 

Week 2 (May 23):

  1. Notes 4: Hypothesis Testing and One-sample Z test
  2. Notes 5a: One-sample t-test
  3. Notes 5b: Independent Samples t-test

Test 1 covers Notes 1 through 4 and will be posted May 19 and due May 27.

 

Week 3 (1/25)

  1. Notes 2: Normal Distribution and Standard Scores
  2. Notes 3: Statistical Inference
 

Week 3 (May 30):

  1. Notes 5c: Correlated Samples t-test
  2. Notes 6: Correlation Coefficient, Pearson's r
  3. Notes 7a and 7b: Chi-square Tests

Test 2 posted May 30 and due June 6. Test 2 cover material through Chi-square tests (Notes 7b)

 

Week 4 (2/1)

  1. Notes 3: Statistical Inference
  2. Notes 4: Hypothesis Testing and One-sample Z test
  Week 4 (June 6):
  1. Notes 8a: Simple Regression
  2. Notes 8b: Multiple Regression

Week 5 (2/8)

  1. Notes 4: Hypothesis Testing and One-sample Z test
  2. Notes 5a: One-sample t-test
  3. Notes 5b: Independent Samples t-test
 

Week 5 (June 13):

  1. Notes 9: ANOVA

Test 3 posted June 9 and due June 16

Test 1 posted about Feb. 9 and due Feb. 16. Test 1 covers Notes 1 through 4.

   

Week 6 (2/15)

  1. Notes 5b: Independent Samples t-test
  2. Notes 5c: Correlated Samples t-test
  3. Notes 6: Correlation 
   

Week 7 (2/22)

  1. Notes 6: Correlation
  2. Notes 7a: Chi-square (goodness of fit)
   

Week 8 (2/29)

  1. Notes 7b: Chi-square (test of association)
  2. Notes 8a: Simple Regression
   
     

Week 9 (3/7)

  1. Notes 8a: Simple Regression

Test 2 posted about March 8 and due March 15. Test 2 cover material through Chi-square tests (Notes 7b)

 

   
Spring Break - March 14 to 18    

 

Week 10 (3/21)

  1. Notes 8a: Simple Regression
  2. Notes 8b: Multiple Regression
   

Week 11 (3/28)

  1. Notes 8b: Multiple Regression
  2. Notes 9: ANOVA
   

Week 12 (4/4)

  1. Notes 8b: Multiple Regression
  2. Notes 9: ANOVA
   

Week 13 (4/11)

  1. Notes 9: ANOVA
  2. Notes 9d: ANCOVA
   

Week 14 (4/18):

  1. Notes 9: ANOVA
  2. Notes 9d: ANCOVA
   

Week 15 (4/25)

  1. Notes 9d: ANCOVA
   

Test 3 will be posted about April 26 and due May 3.

   


Copyright 2005, Bryan W. Griffin

Last revised on 11 May, 2016 09:18 PM