K305 | 3217-3218 | Tba

K305 Statistical and Mathematical Techniques for Journalism (3 cr.) P: One college-level mathematics course and JOUR J200. R: M118. Intended for journalism majors. An introduction to the mathematical and statistical methods necessary in the practice of journalism. Working with data, measures of central tendency and dispersion. Statistical inference and hypothesis testing. The use of spreadsheets in statistical work. Focus on the exposition of mathematical and statistical results. Credit given for only one of the following: K300, K305, K310; CJUS P291; ECON E370; PSY K300; SOC S371, or SPEA K300.