Statistics 2

Faculteit Ruimtelijke Wetenschappen
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode GESTAT2
Vaknaam Statistics 2
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Statistics 2
Leerdoelen - select appropriate uni- and multivariate statistical techniques, taking into account the type of variables and their characteristics, and the research design
- apply these techniques using software such as SPSS and / or a calculator
- interpret the results
- report and reflect on method, data, results
Omschrijving Statistics 2 (GESTAT2) provides students with the skills to correctly select, apply and interpret a variety of multivariate statistical techniques. The course covers analysis of variance, chi-square, measures of association, correlation, simple and multiple linear regression and logistic regression. Also, the course covers the principles of research data management. Use of SPSS is part of this course. Content-wise, this course builds on Statistics 1 (GESTAT1).
Uren per week 5
Onderwijsvorm Computer practicals, Lectures, Seminars
Toetsvorm Active participation, Examination with multiple choice questions digital, Examination with open questions digital, Individual assignments digital
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. V.A. Venhorst
Docent(en) Dr. D. Mantegazzi ,dr. V.A. Venhorst
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Elementary Statistics for Geographers, Third Edition. Guilford Press, New York, NY, USA. James E. Burt, Gerald M. Barber, and David L. Rigby (2009) 9781572304840 ca. €  65,00
Syllabus containing a set of additional notes, available through Nestor.
Entreevoorwaarden Statistics 1 (GESTAT1) (Note: this does not apply to students in a deficiency programme/pre-master programme).
Opmerkingen Only open to Faculty of Spatial Science students. Only open to students who have passed Statistics 1 (GESTAT 1).
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Human Geography & Planning  (Basic programme Human Geography & Planning) 2 semester II a verplicht
BSc Spatial Planning and Design  (Basic programme BSc Spatial Planning and Design) 2 semester II a verplicht
Pre-master programmes FSS  (Pre-master Economic Geography) - semester II a verplicht
Pre-master programmes FSS  (Pre-master Real Estate Studies) - semester II a verplicht
Pre-master programmes FSS  (Pre-master Cultural Geography) - semester II a verplicht
Pre-master programmes FSS  (Pre-master Population Studies) - semester II a verplicht