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Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Univariate and Bivariate Data Analysis

Code

711081058

Academic unit

Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Department

Sociologia

Credits

6.0

Teacher in charge

Inês Farinha Pereira

Weekly hours

4

Teaching language

Português

Objectives

Students should acquire:
-Knowledge of the main methods of data organization, description and analysis
-Ability to apply methods of description and analysis of real data
-Ability to make interpretations of data produced

Prerequisites

None

Subject matter

1. Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis
2. Basic Data Analysis concepts
3. Quantitative methods of organization, description and analysis
3.0. Measure levels
3.1. How to organize information
3.2. Notion of probability and introduction to the calculus of probability
3.3. Univariate Statistics
3.4. Gaussian curve
3.5. Introduction to Index Numbers and Time Series Analysis
3.6. Introduction to bivariate statistics

Bibliography

Barroso, M. et al. (2003), Exercícios de Estatística Descritiva para as Ciências Sociais, Lisboa, Edições Sílabo
Laureano, Raul M.S. (2011), Testes de hipóteses com o SPSS, O meu manual de consulta rápida, Lisboa, Edições Sílabo
Pinto, Ricardo Ramos (2009) Introdução à análise de dados com recurso ao SPSS, Lisboa, Edições Sílabo
Reis, Elizabeth (2009) Estatística Descritiva, Lisboa, Edições Sílabo

Evaluation method



Project (40%) Test (60%)

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